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scomac24 Jun 2011 3:19 p.m. PST

We played through the battle using Regimental Fire and Fury, and it was one of the better games we've had.

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Big Red Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2011 3:47 p.m. PST

Scott,

Great AAR. Thanks for sharing and I hope your leg has fully healed.

Bill.

Personal logo Der Alte Fritz Sponsoring Member of TMP24 Jun 2011 7:45 p.m. PST

Nice AAR. Made me get out my Cozzens book on Iuka for a quick read. My only comment is that you need more trees on the table. It does look like a good scenario.

CATenWolde25 Jun 2011 2:02 a.m. PST

Nice! We'll be playing Iuka next year as we crank through the 150th anniversary battles.

I echo your thoughts on the new F&F rules being better than the old, and in fact we'll be adapting them for brigade-level play for First Bull Run later in the summer. There has already been some (brief) discussion of this on the RF&F forum.

Cheers,

Christopher

Fat Wally26 Jun 2011 11:38 a.m. PST

We've played this scenario at least three times, though using TFL 'They Couldn't Hit an Elephant'. It is a cracking game.

yarr6826 Jun 2011 12:34 p.m. PST

Great batrep, I don't know much about the battle like you said. I'll have to do a little reading. Nice one!!
Ray

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP26 Jun 2011 4:23 p.m. PST

Nice battle report. I have an interest in this battle as my great-grandfather and several of his brothers were there with the 36th Mississippi Infantry.

Jim

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