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ASL AAR: Commando Schenke (126/A80)

ASL AAR: Commando Schenke (126/A80)

AAR by: John Knowles Advanced Squad Leader AAR: Commando Schenke (126/A80) Here’s the historical situation: Attacker: German (Infanterie Regiment 505, Infanterie Division 291/Kriegsmarine Sturmabteilung 530) Defender: Russian (Liepaja Garrison) The evening of June 24, Infantry-Regiment 505 was established within 12 km of Liepaja in Latvia. The following day, jointly with Kriegsmarine commandos led by Lieutenant-Commander […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - Between the Anvil and the Hammer II (TAC14)

ASL AAR – Between the Anvil and the Hammer II (TAC14)

AAR by: Michael Rodgers Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Between the Anvil and the Hammer II (TAC14). Here’s the historical situation: Attacker: German (196th Infantry Regiment, 68th Infantry Division) Defender: Russian (351st Siberian Rifles Division, LVII Army) Benefitting from the winter, Marshal Timoschenko decided to launch a significant offensive against the German Army Group South. […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - Thorne In Your Side (SP53)

Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Thorne In Your Side (SP53)

AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Thorne In Your Side (SP53) Corporal Horace M. Thorne led a patrol through the heavily wooded Ardennes (Belgium) in December of 1944 when they encountered a concealed German Mark III tank and supporting infantry. Thorne inflicted numerous casualties on the Germans with his […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - Per L'Onore Di Roma (Q6)

Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Per L’Onore Di Roma (Q6)

AAR by: Stephen Stewart Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Per L’Onore Di Roma (Q6) Per L’Onore Di Roma is an early war Italian versus Russian village slugfest. Here’s the historical situation: With the Russians in full retreat, the 9 Divisione Fanteria “Pasubio” was ordered to advance to the Bug River and cut off the retreating […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - Prelude to Dying (J112)

Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Prelude to Dying (J112)

AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Prelude to Dying (J112). Here’s the historical situation: Attacker: Croatian (1st Light Infantry Parachute Battalion) Defender: Partisan (Slovenian Partisans) After months of anti-partisan operation east of Zagreb, the 1st Light Infantry Parachute Battalion had finally returned to its home barracks in the Zagreb […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - Stryker's Charge (SP51)

Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Stryker’s Charge (SP51)

AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Stryker’s Charge (SP51) PFC Stuart Stryker won a Medal of Honor posthumously for his actions in Wesel, German in 1945. This Schwerpunkt scenario, from their Medal of Honor series, simulates the action that day which lead to his heroism. Unfortunately small scenarios like […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - Point of the Sword (102)

Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Point of the Sword (102)

AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Point of the Sword (102) Here’s the historical situation: Attacker: British / Canadian (Leicester’s 4th Brigade Commandos / Régiment de la Chaudiere) Defender: German (Bataillon II, Panzer Division 21) The Allied landings at Normandy were quickly followed by advances into the villages that […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - A Real Barn Burner (J138)

Advanced Squad Leader AAR – A Real Barn Burner (J183)

AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR – A Real Barn Burner (J183) Here’s the historical situation: Attacker: French (35ème Regiment d’Infanterie, 14ème Division d’Infanterie) Defender: German (Infanterie-Regiment 184, Infanterie-Division 86) In contrast to their comrades to the west, the French Aisne River front held firm against the German attacks in […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - Ambush! (28)

Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Ambush! (28)

AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Ambush! (28). Here’s the historical situation: Attacker: Bulgarian (58th Infantry Regiment, 16th Infantry Division) Defender: Partisan (Siatista Guerillas) After the swift and total Axis victory over Greece, Bulgaria laid claim to Thrace and Macedonia. Throughout the winter of 1941-42, small bandit groups began […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - The Guards Counterattack (A)

Advanced Squad Leader AAR – The Guards Counterattack (A)

AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR – The Guards Counterattack (A). Here’s the historical situation: Attacker: Russian (308th Rifle Division / 2nd Battalion, 37th Guards Division) Defender: German (Company H, 389th Infantry Regiment) After an extremely successful summer campaign, the Germans came upon the Volga fortress of Stalingrad. Here the […]

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