After six days of fighting, XIX Corps believed they were ready for a quick push to the Roer. Merzenhausen was the key to the enemy’s defenses west of the Roer River. The 246th Volksgrenadier Division was undergoing a relief in place. TF 1/66 with Crocs attacked before the relief occurred and ran into elements of the 246th Volksgrenadier Division and LXXXI Corps.
Attacker: American / British (1/66 Armored, 1/119th Infantry, 30th Infantry Division and Squadron B, Fife and Forfar Yeomanry)
Defender: German (Volksgrenadier Division 246, SchweweAbteilung 506, and LXXXI Corps)
Turns: 8 Players: 2 OBA: None Night: No
Merzenhausen, Germany 1944-11-22
Squads: A:18.0 D:20.0
AFVs: A:12 Churchill Crocodile x 3 Churchill VII x 2 M5A1 x 2 M4A3 x 2 M4A3(76)W x 2 M4A3E2 x 1
D:6 StuG IIIG (L) x 2 PzJg III/IV x 1 JgdPz IV/70 x 1 PzKpfw VIB x 2