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Operation Husky

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 18, 2007 10:40 am    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

*cough* Fearless Veterans *cough*
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 18, 2007 11:02 am    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

oops, will fix. What do you think of the campaign, worth playing? What is missing that you would like to see?

I thought up an allied bonus, any battles that is within 4 hexes of the coast the Allied player gets free offshore bombardments, AT 5 FP 2+, and a single observer.

I expect the Axis to lose in the campaign.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 18, 2007 12:35 pm    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

It's missing... hm...

RUSSIANS!
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 18, 2007 12:48 pm    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

hmm... I like OstFront battles a lot. We need an east front campaign too!

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 18, 2007 3:45 pm    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

Yeah, I've read about Biazza Ridge. The one where the Paratrooper held out against the german armour and prevented them (Herman Goering Div?) from reaching the beach.

The Fearless part is not it question. I guess the yard stick would be the Rangers, who will never get "Fearless Vet" status because of casualties.
I don't think there as any way (and probably will never be anyway) to take Veteran Rangers.

I mean, even the Big Red One are CT in midwar. You have to go to Italy before you can get Italy veterans.

If BF says they're FV's then, I guess they're FV's.

I bet a guy could do the math, and make a Fearless Trained Paratrooper force. (Same equation for making Luftwaffe FeldDivision)

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 19, 2007 1:09 am    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

looks like fun....other campaigns could include

Louisina/Carolina/Tennessee maneuvers
Heurtgen Forest
Barbarossa
Operation Dragoon
Operation Sea Lion
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2007 3:44 pm    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

I plan on starting a British force very soon...

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 6:54 pm    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

I have an American Mech Inf and Armor Battalion that I could contribute to the game. If the game is played past September, I will be able to commit an Airborne Company with some limited attachments (i.e. mortars & such)

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 7:31 pm    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

I wont be able to start this until I get over there obviously. I will try and finish so you guys can start.

Who is the Supreme Allied Commander?

Who is OKH?
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 8:21 pm    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

We havn't decided all of that yet.

I can play as Italian or German or both if needed.

Evan has Germans and Soviets.
Richard has Germans.
Ben has Italian Para
Bill has US.
David has US Rangers or Airborne and other stuff maybe even Brits.
Terry has everything but hasn't been able to play in awhile.
Sean Curl has Germans.
Taber has Americans and Germans including Airborne for both.
Corbin has US.

There are quite a few others that just don't play that often that have other forces.

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 26, 2007 12:57 am    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

I also have British and British Airborne.....gotta remember the 1st at Syracuse...
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 26, 2007 9:00 am    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

Taber,

but are they painted? I knew you of all people would buy the Brit Airborne. Since they also have a MW writeup they are worth it.

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 26, 2007 9:02 am    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

They have a mid war write up? I didnt include them in the campaign because I thought there was not a midwar version of them available?

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 26, 2007 11:27 am    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

Sean,

Somewhere there is an official pdf MW list. I will look for it. I think I have it on the hard drive somewhere.

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 26, 2007 11:30 am    Post subject: Re: Operation Husky

Sean,

I emailed you the pdf.

Chris
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