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A New Kind of Foe ETO (id:#55999)
Avalon Hill (ASL 4 - Partisan! ID:34)
See Also: A New Kind of Foe by Multi-Man Publishing
Designer: Rex Martin
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GermanRussian / Partisan
By nightfall of June 22nd, the German V Infantry Corps had broken through the Soviet border defenses and established a bridgehead across the Nieman River some 40 miles away. Later that night a bridging column of the 5th Infantry Division was ambushed while passing a forest near Seirijai – and soon afterward it was reported that intermittent fighting against armed civilians, both near the forest and in the town, was blocking the main road to the bridgehead. Thinking the resistance could comprise no more than a few lightly armed civilians and Red Army stragglers, an infantry company attempted to clear the woods at dawn the next day but was solidly rebuffed, as were a second and later a third company thrown in to reinforce it. So on the next morning, following a bombardment by an entire artillery battalion, two infantry battalions attempted to flush out the enemy while elements of a third sealed off the forest edges to prevent any escape.
Attacker: German (Elements of Infantry Division 5 and AT Platoon)
Defender: Russian / Partisan (Mixed force of Partisans and Red Army Troops)  
Turns: 11     Players: 2     OBA: German     Night: No
Seirijai, Lithuania 1941-06-24
Unit Counts:
Squads: A:17.0 D:20.0
AFVs: A:0
Kfz 1 x 4

Guns: A:4
3.7cm PaK 35/36 x 4
5cm leGrW 36 x 3
76.2mm PP obr. 27 x 1
50mm RM obr. 40 x 2
PTRD-41 ATR x 2
Victory Conditions:
Exit VP: Building Control VC: Area Control VC:
Unit Based VC: LOS Style VC: CVP Cap:
Misc Rules: Board 32 undergoes Bombardment (C1.8). Unit in Marsh gets -2 DRM to Bombardment attack
Map Board(s): 4 32
Overlays: NONE
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mtrodgers99 Added a playing2019-10-05 22:40:08
Pte Parts Rated the scenario2019-08-26 22:47:16
Pte Parts Added a playing2019-08-26 22:47:10
ppalma Added a playing2019-01-31 20:46:08
hoxson1 Modified the unit counts2019-01-18 15:04:18
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2019-10-05(A) Michael Rodgers vs Ben Lootens German winRussian player was still learning ASL. Germans reached the 25 VP after four turns.
2019-03-06(A) Shane Pask vs German winInitial bombardment rubbled 3 houses - 2 with partisans and leaders in = instant 10VP. The Russians still held off until the last German turn thanks to a commissar armed with an ATR and the 9-2 with a .50cal. I finally captured 7 of the 10 foxholes. My sniper kept harassing a broken squad (when he bothered to do anything), while the Russian sniper immobilised two cars, killed one AT crew (broke twice) and broke another crew once.
2019-01-31(D) patrick palma vs Jack Boyle Russian / Partisan win
2018-04-17(A) David Garvin vs Jeff Buser Russian / Partisan winFire. So much fire!
2018-01-30(D) Andy Beaton vs Martí Cabré German winPartisan plan to slowly withdraw to the centre was scuppered by a giant forest fire in the middle of my defence. Germans easily mopped up the partisans.
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Estimated Play time: 11 hours
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A New Kind of Foe [Confirmed]
[A] German 23
[D] Partisan/Russian 16
Sunday 13 October 2019 06:45:02 PM  (c)dramsey 2019