Help support TMP

"Kut Al Amara 1915 Scenario AAR" Topic

13 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.

Back to the Early 20th Century Gallery Message Board

Back to the Early 20th Century Scenarios Message Board

Back to the Early 20th Century Battle Reports Message Board

Back to the Early 20th Century Discussion Message Board

Back to the Blogs of War Message Board

Areas of Interest

World War One

626 hits since 16 Feb 2019
©1994-2019 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

yarkshire gamer16 Feb 2019 5:02 a.m. PST




Finally got round to writing up the Xmas Game as we continue our WW1 Mesopotamia adventures.

This time the British and Empire Forces have retired to Kut and the siege has begun. The German Commander decides on a siege and settles in for the long term, however whilst he is away the Turkish Troops decide an attack is the better course of action.

It's 8pm Xmas Eve 1915 and the first wave leaves the trenches.

Full orbats and scenario details with a bit of Historical Background and an AAR to boot, what more could you want !

Regards Ken
The Yarkshire Gamer

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP16 Feb 2019 6:28 a.m. PST

Great AAR!

stecal Supporting Member of TMP16 Feb 2019 9:07 a.m. PST

I love it!

where does the desert game mat come from?

Vimy Ridge16 Feb 2019 9:31 a.m. PST

Very nice!

fredavner Supporting Member of TMP16 Feb 2019 10:14 a.m. PST

Very nice!

mghFond16 Feb 2019 10:25 a.m. PST

Loved it!

yarkshire gamer16 Feb 2019 11:10 a.m. PST

Thanks very much everyone,

The mat is a computer file one of our group purchased from Wargames Vault and printed onto cloth at a local printers.

Regards Ken
The Yarkshire Gamer

47Ronin16 Feb 2019 11:39 a.m. PST

Great pictures of a great game. Thanks for sharing.

WWI in the Desert: one of my favorite periods to study and to game.

Outstanding work.

Legion 417 Feb 2019 10:09 a.m. PST

Great !!! thumbs up gold star

SgtGuinness17 Feb 2019 6:44 p.m. PST

Outstanding game, great AAR, and a beautiful collection!

Bowman27 Feb 2019 8:21 a.m. PST

I ran a version of this about 7 years ago at Adepticon. Hopefully the picture comes through:



Later I ran this at Historicon and included the British gunboat and the Tigris river.

archiduque Supporting Member of TMP29 Mar 2019 6:52 a.m. PST

Very nice!

47Ronin29 Mar 2019 10:27 a.m. PST

Great stuff, Bowman.

Thanks for sharing.

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.