Hannut, Belgium: May 12th, 1940

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Email:Kcabai (at) aol.com (Replace (at) with @ for real address.)
Category:Historical Miniatures
Rules:Jagdpanzer (2nd Edition)
Time slot:Fri Jul 31 8:00 am - 1:00 pm (5 hours)
Host:unknown (Ottawa Red Shirts)
Ages:Everyone (6+)
Experience required:None (You've never played before - rules will be taught)
Materials provided?Yes
Location:Indiana Convention Center, room Hall E: Ottawa Red Shirts, table HQ
Tickets:0 out of 8 are available (as of 6:57 am Thursday August 27th, 2020)
Event added:Thu Aug 27 6:57 am

WWII micro-armor in Belgium, May 1940

On May 12th, 1940, General Gamelin has given the Cavalry Corps the mission to execute a delaying battle, somewhere between Gembloux and, to prevent the enemy from reaching the Gembloux area until the eighth day of an invasion and to allow the 1st Army sufficient time to dig in. The Cavalry Corps had included the 3e DLM, recently constituted on 1 February, manned with reservists and still insufficiently trained. Nevertheless, still considered this force sufficient to either contest a river-crossing at Maastricht, or wage a maneuver battle or, as a third alternative, defend an improvised line. What follows next is the first clash between German and French armor doctrine and equipment.

Warnings: The event was originally listed with rules of "Jagdpanzer (2nd)." It has been changed to "Jagdpanzer (2nd Edition)."

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