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Gavin Take ETO (id:#56518)
Avalon Hill (Classic ASL ID:T 1)
Prior Publication: AH: The General 24-2 ASL T1(Revision: MMP Website (Download))
See Also: Gavin Take by Avalon Hill Historical Gavin Take by Critical Hit Gavin Take by Multi-Man Publishing Gavin Take by Multi-Man Publishing
Designer: Joe Suchar & John Mishcon
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One of the responsibilities of the Airborne troops was the seizure of several key bridges following the D-Day drop. One of these bridges was at Chef-du-Pont. Gavin organized a pickup force to take care of this bridge himself. With elements of the 507th split into two groups, he marched on Chef-du-Pont by closely parallel but different routes.
Attacker: American (507th Parachute Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division)
Defender: German (Grenadier Regiment 1057, 91st Air Landing Division)  
Turns: 6     Players: 3     OBA: None     Night: No
Chef-du-Pont, France 1944-06-06
Unit Counts:
Squads: A:10.0 D:7.0
AFVs: A:0 D:0
Guns: A:0 D:0
Victory Conditions:
Exit VP: Building Control VC: Area Control VC:
Unit Based VC: LOS Style VC: CVP Cap:
Misc Rules: Hex 3M2 is rubbled at ground level, Boresighting is NA
Map Board(s): 3
Overlays: NONE
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AAR (view)Count_Zero2012-05-02 15:08:06
Latest Updates:
lt_steiner Added a playing2019-01-29 18:45:26
scottf2 Added a playing2018-11-12 23:03:29
herblindi Added a playing2018-10-22 06:19:07
Attila Rated the scenario2018-10-17 10:40:58
gweiloh Uploaded an AAR2018-09-13 19:29:17
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2019-01-29(A) O Ramaille vs German winFirst play on full ASL. The US paratroopers led by Gavin decided to run to the bridge under cover of the hill while Ostberg tried to fix German attention in the town. Ostberg was kept at bay while several German units slid South to protect the way to the bridge. Ferocious fight occurred with paratroopers going fanatic but fell under MG fire. Ostberg managed to cross the town and ran efficiently to the bridge with some troops. Gavin was killed and Maloney could not prevent the German to reinforce the bridge. A German victory by a hair's breadth.
2018-11-12(A) Scott Fischbein vs Joe Sterphone German winJoe's first game of ASL, and my first in a while!
2018-10-10(D) Steve Blickens vs Jake German winFun, close run.
2018-08-14(D) Andreas Lundin vs Mats American win
2018-08-10(A) Kermit Mullins vs Scott Waites German winMy STL opponent and I are just starting this one. We had everything ready to go, but an internet connection issue cancelled the day's game. So we are hoping to get this one back on track by September 7th.
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MMP download web page containing Classic ASL scenarios (opens in new window)Jim Rupp
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(AAR - Scenario T1 - Gavin Take.pdf)After Action Reportgweiloh108
Starting VASL setup (ASL Classic T1 - Gavin Take.vsav)VASL SetupBrederic619
(T1 Gavin Take Scenario Archive VASL v6.0.1.vsav)VASL Setupvon Marwitz589
Updated VASL Map (T01 Gavin Take.jpg)ImageFre20741928
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FINAL POSITION (25530778_1921523134542167_1431823796_o.jpg)Map Imagetjrez237

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Gavin Take [Confirmed]
[A] American 220
[D] German 216
Friday 22 March 2019 06:45:56 PM  (c)dramsey 2019