Last Thursday of the Month multi-play blood-bath!

Brings back some excellent winter wargaming memories.

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Wacht am RhineWacht am Rhine, Ardennes, 19th December 1944.

Situation

After doubling back from Stavelot, Kampfgruppe Peiper was becoming increasingly frustrated by their inability to cross the River Ambleve. Peiper needs to get through the town of Stoumont if the offensive to the Meuse is to stand any chance at all. Elements of the American 30th Infantry have been rushed to the area to stop the desperate thrust towards the West.

Terrain

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All forests are inaccessible to wheeled vehicles. The River Ambleve can only be crossed by infantry and amphibious vehicles. The Eastern entrance to Cheneux is blocked by a knocked out Panther. The railway bridge is not passable by tanks or any other vehicles. Light snow has fallen but the early morning mist limits visibility to sixteen inches for the first turn.

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Forces

Pete, Chris and Ground-penguin are the attacking Germans. 1200 points taken from either Bulge supplement. No air…

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About Jack

BRIEF BIO: Jack Gunter is a writer of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and songs. He is the co-owner of Open Door Communications, a copywriter, an inventor, and a former broker and private investigator. He is a naturalist and an amateur scientist and cryptologist. He likes to compose music and to design and play games and puzzles of all types. He homeschooled his children. He lives in the Upstate of South Carolina with his beautiful wife, talented two daughters, his old friend and Great Dane Sam, and his three Viking Cats.

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