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#410520_02v Maleme - 5th Brigade - North Africa 1941

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#410520_02v Maleme - 5th Brigade

By David Freer
Axis (NA41) 1 - 2 - 0 Allied (NA41)
Rating: 9.55 (2)
Games Played: 3
SM: 1
Turns: 16
Type: Stock
First Side: Axis (NA41)
Second Side: Allied (NA41)
Maleme, Western Crete, Greece: May 20th, 1941. (Scenario Size: Brigade Head to Head or Human vs AI for either side. This scenario uses variable objective victory points) Brigadier James Hargest, commander of the New Zealand 5th Brigade was responsible for what was the pivotal defensive sector on the whole of Crete. A veteran of the first world war, Hargest had to use his political connections to return to uniform in 1941. Hargest's challenge was that there were continual warnings that the German invasion was to be predominantly by sea and he set up his battalions accordingly. Most were on or close to the coast with only the 21st Battalion in reserve. All were tasked to hold their positions until the German's were considered committed and it was this static strategy which lost Maleme Airfield and ultimately, Crete.
Player Voting Stats
Member Balance Enjoyment
Ricky B's ProfileRicky B Well Balanced 9
Kool Kat's ProfileKool Kat Well Balanced 8
Gaming Records
1st Side Player 2nd Side Player Result Score
Axis (NA41) Ricky B's Profile Ricky B vs. Kool Kat Kool Kat's Profile Allied (NA41) Draw 5 5
Allied (NA41) larsonney's Profile larsonney vs. Der Landser Der Landser's Profile Axis (NA41) Draw 5 5
Axis (NA41) Gris's Profile Gris vs. Fhil Fhil's Profile Allied (NA41) Axis (NA41) Minor Victory 9 3