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Bill Slavin31 Jan 2022 6:16 a.m. PST

In a departure from our steady diet of Peninsular Napoleonics, I introduced my friend Alan to WWII gaming last week, playing the Battlefront WWII scenario, The Sanatorium. It was great to dust off the toys and get them on the table again.

It was played on a 6' X 4.5' table with 1/72nd scale miniatures.

Here's a link to the full batrep if you are interested.
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And here are a few pictures from the game:

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Texaswalker31 Jan 2022 9:08 a.m. PST

Really nice looking table, made me cold just looking at it. I enjoyed the summary of the game with the good pictures, and it got me looking at your other posts, you have a lot of good Napoleonic stuff on your site.

Bill Slavin31 Jan 2022 12:46 p.m. PST

Thanks! I'm glad you enjoyed the report.

Thresher0131 Jan 2022 1:58 p.m. PST

Great looking terrain and minis.

Thank you for sharing your battle report and photos.

pzivh43 Supporting Member of TMP31 Jan 2022 6:28 p.m. PST

Well done batrep, sir. I struggle doing those, as I get caught up in the action and forget to write/phot things! I admire your ability!

Bill Slavin01 Feb 2022 6:37 a.m. PST

Thanks, all. PzIV, I know what you mean! I generally just take a bunch of pictures while my opponent is moving his pieces, and then try to recreate the narrative from the photos I have. I tend to get more shots of my own highlights, of course. Go figure… :0)

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP01 Feb 2022 8:32 a.m. PST

Great looking game and AAR.

wargamingUSA01 Feb 2022 12:09 p.m. PST

Wonderful looking table… captures the feel. Thx for sharing.

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