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by Tomm
Mon Apr 08, 2024 8:29 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Bolt Action Late War Germans
Replies: 1
Views: 100

Re: Bolt Action Late War Germans

For Chain of Command? 1 Senior Leader with an SMG, possibly a panzershrek team of 2 men. 3 sections. Each a Junior Leader with an SMG, contents of the sections vary ( might be 2 teams - LMGs each with 3 crews plus a rifleman; might be an LMG with 2 crew, 1 rifleman, and another team of 6 riflemen; m...
by Tomm
Sat Apr 06, 2024 10:29 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Night Fighting rules (for discussion)
Replies: 10
Views: 1334

Re: Night Fighting rules (for discussion)

We looked up a lot of mortar flare options for my article, including for nations without FOO options
by Tomm
Wed Apr 03, 2024 1:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chain of Command Far East
Replies: 43
Views: 21369

Re: Chain of Command Far East

Ta
by Tomm
Wed Apr 03, 2024 1:53 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Night Fighting rules (for discussion)
Replies: 10
Views: 1334

Re: Night Fighting rules (for discussion)

Or see my article in the 2023 Lard Mag, based on lessons learned from this, and my campaign, and the Night of No Surrender.
by Tomm
Mon Apr 01, 2024 5:10 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: French Resistance list
Replies: 18
Views: 7368

Re: French Resistance list

Paddy Ashdown The Cruelest Victory describes what happened when the FFI in the Vercors Massif tried to go head with Vichy forces and German security troops. Not a pleasant story. He reckons they were 'sold a pup' - asking for AT weapons and getting loads of stens dropped instead. Virtually no morta...
by Tomm
Mon Apr 01, 2024 4:19 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: 'Deploying' a pillbox
Replies: 7
Views: 1349

Re: 'Deploying' a pillbox

I think the one Rich "deployed" in the video was a Maison Forte- concealed as a house. So I think I'd write that one down.

I seem to recall quite good video of a swiss artillery bunker disguised as a rural barn
by Tomm
Sat Mar 30, 2024 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chain of Command Far East
Replies: 43
Views: 21369

Re: Chain of Command Far East

Thanks. I liked the format of Winter Storm so 'borrowed' the optional support choices to try to reflect what was available in the field, not just on the support list. Did not go down the PSC root as the scenarios escalated from local tribesmen being harassed by locally trained troops to armoured as...
by Tomm
Fri Mar 29, 2024 9:28 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Leader casualties in Close Combat
Replies: 3
Views: 148

Re: Leader casualties in Close Combat

I'm not sure there's an official way. However..... Germans> 7 kills, so 1 hit is on a leader (roll 1-2 for SL, 3-4 for JL 1, 5-6 JL2), then roll for effect on the hit leader (1d6 as usual), then roll 1d6- on a 1 a 2nd hit is on a leader (repeat targeting process if hit, adjusting if previous hit lea...
by Tomm
Sun Mar 24, 2024 2:55 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Caesar’s Camp French Tanks
Replies: 5
Views: 374

Re: Caesar’s Camp French Tanks

No, both for the Char B. Turret gun was for AT: AP 5, HE 3. Hull gun was for killing people. AP 4, HE 6.