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by Trailape
Sun Feb 09, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Brigade skirmish screen stands for Reservists battalions?
Replies: 6
Views: 1387

Re: Brigade skirmish screen stands for Reservists battalions?

DB’s answer suggest to me that Reservists are brittle LINE rather than enthusiastic RECRUITS 😄
by Trailape
Fri Feb 07, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Columns through light woods
Replies: 9
Views: 3078

Re: Columns through light woods

Didn’t Jerome’s infantry attack Hougoumont through an orchard?
I’ll need to look at my references,..
by Trailape
Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:54 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Brigade skirmish screen stands for Reservists battalions?
Replies: 6
Views: 1387

Re: Brigade skirmish screen stands for Reservists battalions?

The ‘Reservist’ rating suggests to me they are simply well motivated Recruits. Not that they are particularly well trained. This is reinforced by the fact they revert to recruit status as soon as they accumulate 4 casualties, (and had some of the pi$$ knocked out of them). So I would treat them as r...
by Trailape
Mon Feb 03, 2020 5:49 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: 1815: Battle For Gilly scenario questions
Replies: 1
Views: 556

Re: 1815: Battle For Gilly scenario questions

Letort being a single unit brigade does not generate and ADC, you need 2 units in a brigade to do that. The question has come up before. Post by DCRBrown » Fri May 24, 2019 8:31 pm N, In the French order of battle you'll note that the Empress Dragoons under Latort are a single unit brigade. All br...
by Trailape
Mon Feb 03, 2020 3:45 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: 1815: Battle For Gilly scenario questions
Replies: 1
Views: 556

1815: Battle For Gilly scenario questions

I’m just about to play the first scenario from the 1815 Campaign supplement / handbook. I have a couple of questions: 1. Napoleon is rated as ‘Incomparable’ with 5 ADC. Is that including the additional ADC due to his rating? Also, 2. is Letort’s Empress Dragoons an independent ’Brigade’ or are they ...
by Trailape
Wed Oct 23, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: YOUTUBE CHANNEL CYL TV
Replies: 7
Views: 3159

Re: YOUTUBE CHANNEL CYL TV

Had a look also and hit the subscribe button too. Did a bit of quick background reading from 2 books in my library which cover this. Charles Whiting's book, Ike's Last Battle wasn't much good as it's not really about this, covering it only in limited detail. The other one is The Fighting Wessex Wyv...
by Trailape
Sun Oct 20, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Road To Bremen Game 1 on CYL TV
Replies: 0
Views: 1226

Road To Bremen Game 1 on CYL TV

Hi
I’ve kicked off the Road To Bremen PSC on my YT Channel.

https://youtu.be/gjIrhd9ftv0

Resistance from Jerry right from the get go!
You can see and hear my Op Orders here:

https://youtu.be/5Bc7FiHL-GE

Cheers
Scott
by Trailape
Sun Oct 20, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Rescue At El Chappo.
Replies: 0
Views: 1610

Rescue At El Chappo.

Hi
Here’s Game three in the recent run of SP Games I filmed.

https://youtu.be/VwTZzLHqr4w
by Trailape
Sun Oct 20, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Video Battle Reports. CYL TV
Replies: 0
Views: 1001

Video Battle Reports. CYL TV

Hi Team
Here’s a couple of Video Battle Reports set in the Peninsula:

https://youtu.be/W3dXLmhekZs
And Part Two
https://youtu.be/GrEL-BuWpag

A few rules errors but we had some fun 😁
by Trailape
Sat Oct 19, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: The Road To Bremen. Game 1 AAR
Replies: 0
Views: 1479

The Road To Bremen. Game 1 AAR

Hi team
Kick Off At Harpstedt. Game 1 of our playing of THE ROAD TO BREMEN Pint Size Campaign. The Staffordshire Regiment Battle Group encounters resistance right from the ‘Get Go’.

https://youtu.be/gjIrhd9ftv0