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The Prelude to Spring ETO (id:#59659)
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See Also: The Prelude To Spring by Ola Nygards
Designer: Ola Nygårds
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East and north of Budapest, the Russian front was advancing. The 2nd Panzer Army had to surrender the cities of Pecs and Mohacs on 29 November. An offensive by the 3rd Ukrainian Front came in a broad area between the Danube and Drava Rivers. Though the sodden ground badly hampered the Russians, they attacked on 8 December.
Attacker: Russian (3rd Ukrainian Front, 4th Guards Army)
Defender: German (2 Panzer Army)  
Turns: 8     Players: 2     OBA: None     Night: No
South of Lake Balaton, Hungary 1944-12-08
Unit Counts:
Squads: A:10.0 D:7.0
AFVs: A:5
IS-2 x 2
SU-100 x 1
T-34/85 x 2

PzKpfw VG x 1
PzKpfw IVJ x 2

Guns: A:0 D:1
7.5cm PaK 97/38 x 1
Victory Conditions:
Exit VP: Building Control VC: Area Control VC:
Unit Based VC: LOS Style VC: CVP Cap:
Misc Rules: Ground Snow
Map Board(s): 18 43 4 17
Overlays: NONE
Errata (source)
The German reinforcements enter on Turn 2MMP
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ppalma Added a playing2019-03-11 08:39:06
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2019-03-10(A) patrick palma vs Javanabal Radjah German win
2012-05-28(A) Ian Willey vs Mac Robo Russian winI took advantage of a split set up and smashed the Germans in sections, I aslo had enough look to give me the inside track. Finished early
2012-03-03(D) Davide Bendazzi vs Joe Moro German winFull AAR on this site:
2009-10-18(A) Scott Fischbein vs Charles Stevens Russian win
2009-02-18(D) David Ramsey vs Martin Barker German winPlayed with the T2 reinforcements. The AT75 took out a Su100 and immobolised an IS-2 to give the German AFV a much easier time.
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The Prelude to Spring
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[A] German 37
[D] Russian 27
Thursday 17 October 2019 06:40:19 AM  (c)dramsey 2019