Armoured Infantry Statistics

Armoured infantry are trained to fight with armoured vehicles. Armoured infantry include German panzergrenadiers (gepanzerte), US armoured infantry and Commonwealth infantry equipped with universal carriers or half-tracks.

Armoured infantry are listed as a platoon, plus their armoured carrier. E. G. Panzergrenadier Platoon + 251/1 SPW.

Targeting Armoured Infantry

Armoured infantry are targeted with FP, not AT fire. Their transports are part of the infantry unit and cannot be targeted separately. If the infantry are Dispersed, their transports are Dispersed along with them.

Reaction Dice

Armoured infantry have higher Reaction Dice than normal infantry.

No Going to Ground

Armoured Infantry cannot Go to Ground.

Armoured Infantry Example

Panzergrenadier Platoon + SdKfz 251/1 SPW

The 251/1 SPW improves the panzergrenadiers’ Reaction Dice and FP Dice.

Type: Armoured Infantry

Move: Average

Reliability: Average

Reaction: 4D

Weapon: Rifles and machine guns.

  • Range: 4/8/16
  • FP: 6D AT:

Weapon: Panzerfaust

  • Range: 1/2/3
  • FP:AT: 5D

Notes: Firepower Suppression. Deployed Anti-tank Teams.

Firepower Suppression: Panzergrenadiers have more machine guns per platoon than normal German infantry giving them the Firepower Suppression ability.

Deployed Anti-tank Teams: Panzergrenadier (gepanzerte) may deploy their Anti-tank Teams.

About Jim Bambra

Jim has designed and developed a wide variety of games such as Warhammer Fantasy Battles, Warhammer 40,000, Star Wars Miniatures, Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay, Dungeons and Dragons, Star Frontiers, GURPS, Star Wars, and TORG. In addition to tabletop games, Jim has also developed games for PCs and consoles: Special Forces, Warzone 2100, Conflict: Desert Storm I & II, the Great Escape, Conflict: Vietnam, and Conflict: Global Storm, amongst others.

Combat HQ is his latest set of rules. It grew out of Jim’s desire to play a fast moving World War Two miniatures game that not only required him to make decisions as an army commander, but also contained sufficient detail to capture the intricacies and complexities of World War Two combat in an entertaining manner.

Jim lives in Fuerteventura where he plays a wide range of games from miniature wargames to video games. In his spare time he likes to read, teach Aikido and go walking with his dogs.

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