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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
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jalava Added a playing2017-01-15 19:31:29
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Itinerant Rated the scenario2016-12-23 01:28:19
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biondino Added a playing2016-11-29 17:44:40
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2017-01-03(D) Jalmari Raippalinna vs Sauli J American win
2016-12-22(A) Itinerant Hobbyist vs Jim Burris German winShould've thought about hills more and line of sight. Also could've pressed by attack on the left flank.
2016-06-01(A) Jeff B vs Ryan Ellett American win
2016-05-15(A) Michal Bonaventura vs In progress
2016-03-06(D) Richard Carter vs Bob Devereaux German winGreat scenario. Germans were backed up to the bridge entrance. Laid a firelane and resid. Gavin tried to take 2 squads out and rolled a 1 KIA on the 2 resid.
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Avg Rating: 6.63Votes: 116
Views: 84830
To-Play list count: 3
Estimated Play time: 2.3 hours
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Gavin Take [Confirmed]
[A] American 220
[D] German 216
Monday 21 August 2017 02:37:09 AM  (c)dramsey 2017