After Action Reports
These After Action Reports have been posted in the hope that they may inspire other gamers to try these battles for themselves. Earlier AARs have been left in their old format, and can be found on the original TGA web site. Check the new Scenarios page if you are interested in the OOBs and maps. You can also follow the link from the original AAR to the older version of the scenario.
A combined German Austrian force is pitched into an encounter battle (a meeting engagement) against a similar Russian force in August 1914.
An Austrian division pushes towards Lodz.
Read this account in which 90 British tank stands and five British divisions roll forward refighting the first massed tank battle in history.
French and German divisions collide as the German army crosses the French frontier.
A mutual encounter game as th BEF and the German Army race to capture river crossings and turn each other's flanks.
An attack defence game set in August 1914; this is the first contact with the BEF trying to stem the tide of the German attack on France.
A brief report (on my Blog) of a scenario created using the Scenario Generation System, set on the eastern Front in 1914.
The ANZAC raid across the Jordan towards Es Salt hasn't quite gone to plan. A brief report (on my Blog) of Australian and New Zealand mounted forces in action.
It's August 1914. A French Corps commander is given the task of forcing a German division back from sacred soil of France. Can he do it?
It is the lead up to the First Battle of the Marne, September 1914, and a German division is attacking a French division across the St Gond Marshes on the Petit Morin.
It's 1915, and two under strength BEF divisions try to break through the German lines
A BEF Brigade tries to hold the line against the advancing Germans.
An Anglo-Indian force fights its way up the Euphrates trying to capture the town of Nasariyeh.
BEF and German advanced guard forces clash in this fictional portrayal of a 1914 action. Read this "ripping good yarn" of the action from Mike Hennessy.
British and German forces, both running short of manpower, fight it our for a key strategic town sector, using infantry, artillery, armour and airpower.
British troops lacking artillery, machine guns and water try to take the heights around Suvla in a race against the Turkish defenders.
Attack and counter-attack as three British divisions attack the thinly held German salient in front of the village of Neuve Chapelle.
Turkish attack on the town of Shaiba, across the straights from Basra, April 1915. This action features an Indian Division, and two under-strength Turkish Divisions supported by a large contingent of Arab Cavalry.
A fictional scenario featuring British and ANZAC forces attempting to retake an oasis, and cut a Turkish supply line. The scenario can be found here.
A fictional scenario based upon events at 2nd Ypres 1915, with BEF troops trying to stem the tide of the German advance in the face of further gas attacks. Photographs courtesy of Keith McNelly. The scenario and OOBs may be downloaded here.
After action report written up by Keith McNelly, and originally published on his web site 'The Wargames Room'. The OOBs and map for this scenario can be found here.