A massive barrage marked the start of Operation Windsor, the Canadian 8th Brigade’s attempt to capture the town of Carpiquet and its airfield. The Royal Winnipeg Rifles were attached to the 8th Brigade for the operation and tasked with capturing the hangars to the south of the runways.
Attacker: Canadian (Elements of Royal Winnipeg Rifles and Assault Engineer Detachment)
Defender: German (SS) (Elements of 26th SS Battalion)
Turns: 6 Players: 2 OBA: None Night: No
Carpiquet, France 1944-07-04
Squads: A:17.0 D:5.0
AFVs: A:3 Sherman III(a) x 2 Churchill Crocodile x 1