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Author Topic: Green Howards on D Day game.  (Read 445 times)

Offline Madmick

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Green Howards on D Day game.
« on: August 07, 2021, 07:17:06 AM »
Photos of a recent WW2 game.
June 6th 1944 D Day.
D Company 6th Btn Green Howards. Company Commander Major Ronnie Lofthouse, CSM Stanley Hollis (Awarded a VC for his actions).
Landing on Gold Beach ‘King Green Sector’ West of Ver-Sur-Mer.
Objective
Clear the beach and advance inland to capture Mont Fleury battery.
The scene is set for the first VC of the Normandy campaign.










A good fun game using I Aint Been Shot Mum rules, 28mm Figures by 1st Corps. Trenches, craters,bunkers and dragons teeyh all 3d printed.

Offline fred

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2021, 07:52:22 AM »
Great looking table - how did the game go?

Offline Madmick

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #2 on: August 07, 2021, 05:06:35 PM »
 A victory to the British. The last couple of photos show a British Platoon taking up a flanking postion to roll up the German defences, while the other 2 Platoons have captured the trences.

Offline gamer Mac

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #3 on: August 07, 2021, 07:25:38 PM »
Lovely set up :-* :-* :-* :-* :-* :-* :-*
Where are the Dragons teeth from?

Offline Madmick

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #4 on: August 07, 2021, 07:54:19 PM »
Lovely set up :-* :-* :-* :-* :-* :-* :-*
Where are the Dragons teeth from?
3d prints

Offline 2010sunburst

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #5 on: August 07, 2021, 07:57:35 PM »
Great WW2 table.  Makes me want to get my airborne out again….

Offline Digits

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #6 on: August 07, 2021, 08:08:03 PM »
I agree, that table looks outstanding….very cool!
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Offline robh

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #7 on: August 08, 2021, 11:54:38 AM »
Great looking table. Is that a published scenario?

Offline Madmick

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #8 on: August 08, 2021, 07:37:09 PM »
Great looking table. Is that a published scenario?
Its a scenario i made up based on period photos and reports.

Offline MaleGriffin

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #9 on: August 09, 2021, 11:19:03 PM »
Great terrain! Absolutely lovely!
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Offline robh

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #10 on: August 10, 2021, 09:28:56 AM »
Its a scenario i made up based on period photos and reports.

Nicely done.

Offline AKULA

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Re: Green Howards on D Day game.
« Reply #11 on: August 10, 2021, 09:31:22 AM »
Beautiful looking table  8)
     

 

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