Situation-Outline: Operation Start: 23/09/1944 0530 Current Weather: Overcast
Future Weather: Overcast Map: Colleville
Conflict Overview: In the months following D Day the allies have been advancing fast pushing back the German lines.
Recent Events: The US 3rd Infantry and UK 27th Armoured Divisions have now been halted by heavy resistance by two SS divisions. TWC platoon of HM Royal Marines have set up a staging base on an island off the coast and are preparing to encircle the SS and force a surrender. Some aerial photographs have been provided to platoon command. An ammo dump will be provided by local partisans. HMS Rodney and her escorts are on station to provide HE and Smoke cover for the Infantry landing.
Objectives: Land on the Beach, clear a corridor. There is a minefield to the West so do not advance this way. Take out enemy field HQ, take the commander captive if possible. Neutralise Artillery position. Clear town. Seize and hold fortified AA position to allow Allied Paratroopers to land.
Situation OPFOR: Standard Wehrmacht camo sections Standard Waffen SS Vehicles: Sd.Kfz, Opel Blitz, Kubelwagen.
Situation Civilians: Population: Mostly cleared by enemy. Only pockets of partisans still present. Allegiance: Allied
Situation BLUFOR: Weapons: Standard UK Late WW2 Uniform: Standard UK Late WW2