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Race for the Bridges ETO (id:#57007)
Critical Hit (Special Edition '96 - Tanks ID:CH 64)
Designer: Klaus Fischer
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Balance:
AmericanGerman
Overview:
As March 1945 began the Allies still had not captured a bridge over the Rhine. Montgomery planned Operation Plunder, the final crossing of the Rhine for March 23. General Simpson, however, planned to grab any bridge across the river, and much sooner, in order to prevent any organized resistance on the east shore as well as to provide a solid bridgehead for the upcoming operation. The men of the American 8th Armored Division were ordered to attack Rheinberg in an attempt to capture at least one of the two remaining spans over the Rhine in that town. . . .German infantry company defends a key village with armored support as the Americans attempt to seize a bridge over the Rhine. A target rich environment as a lone King Tiger, supported by three guns, takes on no less than 24 US AFVs, including 13 tanks.
Attacker: American (Elements 36th Armored, 8th Armored Division, Task Force :Van Houten: and delayed elemnets of the 49th Infantry Division, Task Force "Roseborough")
Defender: German (Elements of Fallschirmjager Division 6 and the Panzer Division 116)  
Turns: 6.5     Players: 2     OBA: Both     Night: No
Rheinburg, Germany 1945-03-05
Unit Counts:
Squads: A:7.0 D:10.0
AFVs: A:24
M8 x 1
M10 GMC x 2
M4A3(75)W x 8
M4A3(105) x 3
M20 x 1
M3 ht x 6
M3(HMG) x 2
M16 MGMC x 1

D:1
PzKpfw VIB x 1

Guns: A:0 D:3
8.8cm FlaK 18 x 1
2cm FlaK 38 x 1
10.5cm LG 42 x 1
Victory Conditions:
Exit VP: Building Control VC: Area Control VC:
Unit Based VC: LOS Style VC: CVP Cap:
Misc Rules: Grain is Mud. A: Creeping Barrage w D: no German units may cross river
Map Board(s): 32 40
Overlays: Village40
Errata (source)
Inherent Crews in HT may not Voluntarily Abandon their vehicles and no HT may be Scrounged.CH
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hoxson1 Uploaded an Image2019-08-14 14:26:51
hoxson1 Modified the overview2019-08-14 14:20:10
hoxson1 Set the designer field2019-08-14 14:14:35
hoxson1 Modified the Attacker's AFVs2019-08-14 14:13:30
hoxson1 Modified the unit counts2019-08-14 14:13:30
Last Played:
2015-03-01(D) Vic Lauterbach vs MA American winIn a fun late-war scrap, the King Tiger held off the initial US drive, but the infantry attack with OBA support was too much for low-ELR German defenders, and US units drove across the bridge for the win.
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Situation at Game End (CH64 end of RPh German GT7.JPG)Imagedieneuner25246
(!USA-GERM.png)Imagehoxson1137
Rheinberg, March 1945 (rheinberg m10 and inf pics.png)Imagehoxson113
(race to bridges w overlays redo.png)Map Imagehoxson113

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Rheinberg, March 1945
Situation at Game End
 
Statistics:
Avg Rating: 8.00Votes: 1
Views: 1279
To-Play list count: 0
Estimated Play time: 10.4 hours
Recorded Games: 1
Archive recorded plays:
American1
German0
Drawn:0

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Race for the Bridges
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[A] German 1
[D] American 2
Thursday 14 November 2019 11:27:40 PM  (c)dramsey 2019