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The Attempt to Relieve Peiper ETO (id:#62805)
(ASL 3a - Yanks (2nd Edition) ID:ASL 194)
See Also: The Attempt to Relieve Peiper by Avalon Hill The Attempt to Relieve Peiper by On All Fronts
Designer: Jim Stahler
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German (SS)American
During the German Ardennes offensive, Colonel Peiperís kampfgruppe from the 1st SS Panzer Division had quick victories which had taken them close to the Meuse River bridges but they had completely run out of fuel. The remaining assault elements of the SS Panzer Division launched an attack to reach Peiperís stalled kampfgruppe. The main German thrust came at a point south of Trois Ponts on the Salm River. There, a company of the 82nd Airborne Division had established a small bridgehead on the cliffs across the river.
Attacker: German (SS) (SS-Panzergrenadier Regiment 2, SS-Panzer-Division 1 "Leibstandarte Adolf Hitler")
Defender: American (Company E, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division)  
Turns: 9.5     Players: 2     OBA: None     Night: No
Trois-Ponts, Belgium 1944-12-21
Unit Counts:
Squads: A:9.0 D:10.0
AFVs: A:2
StuH 42 x 2

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: GS. A: all German AFVs have Schuerzen (D11.2),
Map Board(s): 2 5
Overlays: NONE
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hoxson1 Modified the misc. rules2017-10-13 15:13:05
buser333 Added a playing2017-10-09 15:55:53
XS-Bombing Rated the scenario2017-10-09 03:17:25
XS-Bombing Added a playing2017-10-09 03:17:22
buser333 is not looking to play this any more2017-10-06 07:29:54
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2017-10-08(A) Jeff B vs Shaun Andrews German (SS) winSS entered where expected and pushed the American setup line on Turn 1. Turn 2 saw the Amis spring a nasty front line HIP trap but, after some awful rolling, they were the ones who ended up trapped. SS pushed forward while the American OBA was always just a hex away from wreaking havoc. Turn 4 was a major turning point though when a throwaway 1+1 shot broke the radio operator. He had nowhere to rout and was eventually eliminated. This, and the fact that the Americans averaged 8.5/roll vs the SS 5.5/roll, sealed the deal.
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StuH 42: based upon the StuG IIIF chassis with the difference being addition of an L/28 howitzer for its main gun. An effective combat support unit against infantry. (stuH 42.png)Imagehoxson195
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StuH 42: based upon the StuG IIIF chassis with the difference being addition of an L/28 howitzer for its main gun. An effective combat support unit against infantry.
Avg Rating: 8.00Votes: 3
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Estimated Play time: 4.9 hours
Recorded Games: 1
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The Attempt to Relieve Peiper
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[A] American 28
[D] German 25
Thursday 22 February 2018 07:38:22 AM  (c)dramsey 2018