Simultaneous with Wellington’s strike at Southampton, Lord Hill was ordered to attack the French at Andover. This caught Napoleon slightly off guard forcing him to field the already depleted commands of Murat, Ney and D’Hilliers – by God this man does wargaming honour!
Cuirassiers (8) – A
The numbers in brackets denote the reduced strength of a unit, the letters in bold are the combat ratings for Muskets & Marshals.
|The initial deployment of the armies.|
|Daddy Hill by his grand battery. I'm thinking that the British plan is to blast my cavalry off the table.|
|Which might not be too difficult when you look at the gaps in the ranks after their tussle with the Naval Battalion (thank goodness they're not on the field this time!)|
|Brunswick and Stapleton-Cotton are in their first battle of the campaign and all fresh and dandy.|
VP’s will be awarded on the same basis as the previous battle.