Author Archives: Jim Bambra

SdKfz 251/2 Mortar Carrier

The 251/2 carries an 81mm mortar platoon. The mortar is fired from the 251/2 with no additional penalties. It is still subject to the normal penatlies when making a Double or Triple move.     SdKfz 251/2 Mortar Carrier Type: … Continue reading

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Pak-40 with SdKfz 251/1

The SdKfz 251/1 improves the Pak-40’s Reaction Dice and negates its +2 TN penalty when attacked in Close Assault.       Pak-40 with SdKfz 251/1 Type: Heavy Anti-Tank Gun with Armed Armoured Carrier Available: — Move: Fast Reliability: Average … Continue reading

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Motorized Infantry

Motorized infantry are equipped with transports such as trucks, jeeps, or kangaroo armoured carriers. As with armoured infantry, there is no need to track their mounted or dismounted status. Assume that they dismount to fight and mount to move.   … Continue reading

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Mechanized Infantry

Mechanized infantry are equipped and trained to fight with armoured vehicles. Mechanized infantry include German gepanzert panzergrenadiers, US armoured infantry and Commonwealth infantry equipped with universal carriers or half-tracks. There is no need to track a mechanized infantry’s mounted status. … Continue reading

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Rapid Deployment

Rapid deployment enables mechanized and motorized infantry to move rapidly across the battlefield. Rapid Deployment increases a unit’s movement speed, but reduces its combat ability. Movement Rate Rapid Deployment increases the unit’s movement rate to the next higher rate: from Slow to … Continue reading

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