Scenarios Little Soldiers

World War 2: The Drive into France

Stonne, France, 15 May 1940

Introduction

This scenario is based in part on a small slice of the action found in Bob Mackenzie's Battle of Stonne.

Historical Situation

Details here. [1]


Map/Terrain

Key features are:


Pre-game Preparation


German Player 1

Objective

Take and hold the village.

Forces Available

1 x CC (+1)
2 x HMG
1 x FO for off-table 81mm Mortar (12 FM)

3 x Rifle Platoons
1 x PC (+1)
3 x Rifle Squads
Armor Support
2 x Panzer III
1 x Panzerjäger I

Deployment

Details here.

Reinforcements

None.


German Player 2

Objective

Escort a convoy west across the battlefield, through the back roads, to resupply soldiers at the front.

Forces Available

1 x Sdkfz 251/6 mittlere Funkpanzerwagen
1 x CC (+1)
1 x FO for off-table 81mm mortar (12 FM)
1 x Sdkfz 251/10 Schützenpanzerwagen
1 x PC (+1)
3 x Sdkfz 251/1 Schützenpanzerwagen
1 x Rifle Squad

Morale: Regular

Deployment

Details here.

Reinforcements

None.


French Player

Objective

Hold the village

Forces Available

1 x CC (+0)
1 x HMG
1 x FO for off-table infantry gun (10 FM)

3 x Infantry Platoons
1 x PC (+1*)
3 x Rifle Squads
Armor Support Platoon
4 x Renault R-35

Details here.

Morale: Regular

Deployment

Details here.

Reinforcements

None.


British Player

Objective

Capture a German officer and bring him in for questioning

Forces Available

1 x CC (+1)
1 x HMG
1 x 2-inch Mortar (12 FM)
1 x FO for off-table 4.2-inch Mortar (10 FM)

3 x Rifle Platoons
1 x PC (+1)
3 x Rifle Squads
1 x Carrier Platoon
2 x MG Carrier
2 x Carrier, Nose AT Rifle
1 x Tank Platoon
2 x A13 Cruiser Tanks

Morale: Regular

Deployment

Details here.

Reinforcements

None.


Victory Conditions

Breakthrough (A) and Casualty (AD) objectives.

Major US Victory:
Bridge is captured intact and 5 or more German stands are killed
Minor US Victory:
Bridge is captured intact
Minor German Victory:
Bridge is destroyed

Scenario Special Rules

Details here.

Notes

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Name ARM ACC PEN HE/EFF Smoke MG HD Spd CC Notes Pts
88mm Flak 18, 36 [2] - +1 +2 5/2 4 - - - -2 45° arc of fire, rotate like turret 10.5

Sources

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