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I don't think I would mess with the carcass of that wrecked tank, unless you are sure it isn't brewing up.

The Mark II has 180 rounds for the 20mm, and a whopping 2,700 for the MG. Best of all, it comes in belts bagged up for easy stowage. Just have them chuck a few out and you have plenty for your MGs and rifles.
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Okay, I have been using the wrong map! I need to know what is on the South side of the Wheel House besides this window. Is the Wheel House two or more stories tall? Is there a doorway on any of the walls?

I may need 3rd Squad to work its way in close to throw some grenades and then assault the building. 1st and 2nd Squads are stuck until we suppress the Wheel House. Maybe those two Panzers can keep lobbing some 20mm HE into the WH and send a few rounds at that trench? Too bad we don't have any Tear Gas Flares/Shells. Maybe smoke would work?

What does roof look like? Is it slate, shingles or straw?

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Okay, I have been using the wrong map! I need to know what is on the South side of the Wheel House besides this window. Is the Wheel House two or more stories tall? Is there a doorway on any of the walls?

I may need 3rd Squad to work its way in close to throw some grenades and then assault the building. 1st and 2nd Squads are stuck until we suppress the Wheel House. Maybe those two Panzers can keep lobbing some 20mm HE into the WH and send a few rounds at that trench? Too bad we don't have any Tear Gas Flares/Shells. Maybe smoke would work?

What does roof look like? Is it slate, shingles or straw?

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That is... actually disturbingly plausible historically.

The wheel house is 2 stories tall, although only the lower storey has the thick stone walls. The upper storey is open to the air e and w and contains a quantity of straw under a slate roof.

The wheel is also made of wood, though the river has dropped away enough that there is a strand of 15 m or so between the wheel and the water. This is the route 1st Platoon has followed, and MG teams from squads 1 and 2 are currently here raking the window at any signs of movement.

There are 1-2 windows capable of fitting a man at the ground floor on all visible sides of the wheelhouse, but no door. It is assumed to open into the firing pit.
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I'm back, but I thought my wound would keep me out of it for the rest of this battle.

Forgot to add; once down there at the aid station, Ertl will be sending that 'Krad' back up there for the rest of the wounded.
If he is still conscious, that is.
And if the Krad is elsewhere, what about using those Russian POWs as stretcher bearers?
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Out of the saddle, but still capable of commanding from behind your front lines. Main thing is not to get into another fight personally - or strain yourself enough that you start bleeding again.
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If I knew the "wheelhouse" was a target, I could pulverize it with the AT guns. But... I have the amicide problem to consider.
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Out of the saddle, but still capable of commanding from behind your front lines. Main thing is not to get into another fight personally - or strain yourself enough that you start bleeding again.
Well, okay, I guess I can see a good deal from the HQ with Binos, and there are runners going back and forth.

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"Herr Leutnant, I cannot support the attack towards the crossroad with just two tanks. We need to capture the bridge before commiting to that."

"Can some of your men escort my prisoners back to HQ. It is hard to herd them with Panzers."

"I can flush the Maxim, but I would prefer to move back and support the bridge. You have the flares, use them if you need us."
Okay, I have 2 MG combos and 4 regular MCs operating out there, but they are technically attatched to 2nd Plt. now and he wants the woods scouted.

I think it is better to detail 2 MCs to that than 2 Panzers, so make that happen and make the POWs jog to the rear.

That Cavalry, where did they go? SInce we came in from due north, it is unlikely that they went north when they fled us... that leaves the forest north of the road out. Where, then? The wheelhouse, some of them at least are helping out there. But that other Red army Company was very quick to attack the hill, the Cav must have had something to do with that. They must be at the crossroads ... along with more infantry.

Okay, the MG combos go to the woods, ready to fire at anything, but the missions is to cut through that bit NW of the Crossroads, use the woods for cover, and open up a crossfire into that that place to support 2nd Platoon.
If he really wants to attack that place with one or two squads, lets give him all the covering fire we have left.
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You can always ride out there. That's why I detailed 2 riflemen and my Kettenkrad....so you can ride in the back and give commands to your men....while having some close protection of your own.
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Gents I expect that RL will be taking over during the next two weeks.

If my decisions take too long, feel free to order 2nd platoon around as my PS.
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No worries. We will cover for you if need be. Khryses will let me know if he's about to update and needs PS to cover for Kolznef.
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No worries Jeroen;I was aiming for an update this evening, but happy to give another day before we need to emulate your PS.
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I am back! My internet went out Monday morning early and would not come back on. I had to get someone from Tech to help me get it back on.

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Forgive the over the top post. But with your absence your men weren't moving.
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