Command Ops North Africa: "Looking for Rommel" 1943 Is Available for Download
|The 10th Panzer Division grapples with the American 1st Infantry division over the vital crossroads town of Gafsa, Tunisia.|
Patton has been chomping at the bit to engage the Germans again. He's frustrated that his 1st Army commander, the British General Alexander, has left him out in the cold from the real fighting along the Mareth Line but he is determined to make the best of it.
After holding forth with a gaggle of reporters over cigars and Viennese steaks, Patton proclaims he is looking for Rommel. The next day the reports come in from Gafsa. A German reconnaissance battalion has been seen taking up positions in the town. Arabs fleeing the town have reported that it is the German 10th Panzer Division, the same unit that had whipped the Americans at Kasserine...
"Looking for Rommel" is available here --->;
You will also need my .279 estab file which can be found here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/6kayx84w4muba0j/AABPcu_IAZWBnL8Xt9gM65GGa
A special thanks to Doug at Cry Havoc for playtesting this scenario multiple times to help me get the force mixture right.
Note: This is a fictional scenario. Also, I still need to update the signature files but I might not be able to get to these until this evening. In the meantime, I hope you enjoy this first scenario of 3 set in Tunisia.
The El Guettar map is used for this scenario. The Maknassy map in the folder is for the next scenario.