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Upcoming convention event schedule:

 

Cold Wars 2020 Wyndham Resort and Conference Center, Lancaster PA

 

Recent convention event schedule:

 

Fall-In 2019 King of Prussia, PA

This year the team will host nineteen events total, eight on Friday and eleven on Saturday.

The team of GM's include: Peter Lowitt, Tom Garnett, Richard Mentch, Lyle Bickley, Dave Mattson, David Bonk, John Snead, Stephen Umbrell and myself.

Periods covered include: War or 1812 (1), AWI (1), NAP (9), ACW (5) and Pike and Shot (3)

All the events are scheduled to run somewhere in the bowels of the hotel/casino..... sorry, can't be more specific.

We'll see you there.

 

Friday (8 Events) 

War of 1812: 1

Napoleonic: 4

ACW: 2

Pike and Shot: 1

 

9:00 AM

F: 309: 09 - Soiree on the Saranc 1814 

Friday, 9:00 AM, 4 hrs Players: 8 

Peter Lowitt Period: War of 1812, Scale: 25mm

F: 320: 09 - Napoleonic Battle Russian Attempts to Delay the French Forces (Part 1) 

Friday, 9:00 AM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

Lyle Bickley Period: Napoleonic, Scale: 28mm

 

10:00 AM

F: 375: 10 - Mansfield, April 8, 1864 

Friday, 10:00 AM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

Nigel P. Marsh Period: American Civil War, Scale: 28mm

F: 451: 10 - 1809 Campaign in Italy, Battle of Volano 

Friday, 10:00 AM, 5 hrs Players: 6 

Tom Garnett, Sash & Saber Period: Napoleonic, Scale: 40mm

 

2:00 PM

F: 321: 14 - Napoleonic Battle: Russians Attack (Part 2) 

Friday, 2:00 PM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

Lyle Bickley Period: Napoleonic, Scale: 28mm

 

4:00 PM

F: 376: 16 - Mansfield, April 8, 1864 

Friday, 4:00 PM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

Nigel P. Marsh Period: American Civil War, Scale: 28mm

 

7:00 PM

F: 314: 19 - Battle of Sambir, October 1655 

Friday, 7:00 PM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

David Bonk Period: Pike & Shot, Scale: 28mm

F: 452: 19 - 1809 Campaign in Italy, Battle of Volano 

Friday, 7:00 PM, 5 hrs Players: 6

Tom Garnett, Sash & Saber Period: Napoleonic, Scale: 40mm

 

Saturday (11 Events)

Pike and Shot: 2

AWI: 1

ACW: 3

Napoleonic: 5

 

10:00 AM

S: 313: 10 - Battle of Sambir, October 1675 

Saturday, 10:00 AM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

David Bonk Period: Pike & Shot, Scale: 28mm

S: 370: 10 - Iron Hill, Maryland, 1777 

Saturday, 10:00 AM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

Richard Mentch Period: American War for Independence, Scale: 28mm

S: 377: 10 - Sabine Crossroads, April 8, 1864 

Saturday, 10:00 AM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

Nigel P. Marsh Period: American Civil War, Scale: 28mm

S: 395: 10 - 1809 Italian Campaign-Castelcerino 

Saturday, 10:00 AM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

Thomas Garnett, Sash and Saber Period: Napoleonic, Scale: 40mm

S: 449: 10 - Dennewitz - Early on 6 September 1813 

Saturday, 10:00 AM, 5 hrs Players: 8 

John Snead Period: Napoleonic, Scale: 25mm

 

4:00 PM

S: 378: 16 - Sabine Crossroads, April 8, 1864 

Saturday, 4:00 PM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

Nigel P. Marsh Period: American Civil War, Scale: 28mm

 

5:00 PM

S: 339: 17 - Left Wing of the Grande Armee - Clash at Golovichitsa 1812 

Saturday, 5:00 PM, 5 hrs Players: 8 

Stephen Umbrell Period: Napoleonic, Scale: 15mm

S: 450: 17 - Dennewitz - Early on 6 September 1813 

Saturday, 5:00 PM, 5 hrs Players: 8 

John Snead Period: Napoleonic, Scale: 25mm

 

6:00 PM

S: 312: 18 - Battle of Sambir, October 1705 

Saturday, 6:00 PM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

David Bonk Period: Pike & Shot, Scale: 28mm

S: 323: 18 - The Battle of Prairie Grove 

Saturday, 6:00 PM, 4 hrs Players: 6

David Mattson Period: American Civil War, Scale: 28mm

S: 396: 18 - 1809 Italian Campaign-Castelcerino 

Saturday, 6:00 PM, 4 hrs Players: 6 

Thomas Garnett, Sash and Saber Period: Napoleonic, Scale: 40mm

 

Historicon 2018 Lancaster Host, PA

Great Northern War Campaign, Historicon 2018

Introduction

As part of the Carnage&Glory Club Room at Historicon, 2018 we’ll be running a real time Great Northern War campaign using the beta version of the Carnage&GloryII On Campaign System. The campaign will pit Swedish forces against Russian and Saxon forces in 1706 Poland.  The campaign will be used to generate up to five tactical battles that will be played out over the course of the weekend at the convention in 28mm.

The Swedish and Russo-Saxon commanders in chief  have begun the campaign, issuing orders for initial movement, leading up to the first major battle which will be played on Thursday at Historicon using the Carnage&GloryII Marlburian tactical system.  The tactical system will assess killed and wounded, as well as changes in unit morale and experience.  Once the battle is finished the units will be returned to the campaign system reflecting their new strength, morale and experience, the CiC’s will issue new orders and the campaign will continue until the next battle.

The CG campaign system will assess attrition and fatigue as units march across Poland and resolve any minor combats not large enough to play out on the table. Players at Historicon are invited to sign up to participate in one of the tactical battles and information about the campaign, including wall maps showing the movement of both sides which will be available throughout the weekend in the Marietta Room to keep players up to date on the progress of the campaign. We’ll also post updates, on this website, leading up to Historicon.

See Map One below:

Strategic Overview

September, 1706. A combined force of Russian and Saxon troops are besieging rebel Polish forces at Warsaw. The Poles have stopped the Russians on the west bank of the Vistula River and the Russians have ordered their siege train to move south from the Baltic provinces to support their forces outside Warsaw. The Swedish forces have learned of the march of the siege train and dispatched a large force to intercept the Russians and either destroy the train or force it to turn back.

Map One covers the larger area of eastern Poland, while Map Two shows the theater of the campaign, which encompasses the southwest quadrant of the larger map. The map shows the locations of principle towns, the road network and river system. All rivers, including the Vistula River (major) and all other rivers (minor) are crossed by bridges wherever a road intersects the river. At principle towns the bridges are constructed of stone and cannot be destroyed. All other crossings involve wooden bridges that can be destroyed and rebuilt as necessary. It requires 4 hours of engineering to destroy a wooden bridge and 8 hours of engineering to repair/reconstruct a bridge. All supply trains and artillery batteries, other than Swedish battalion guns, must cross all rivers on a functioning bridge. Infantry, battalion guns and cavalry can cross minor rivers at any point but all forces must cross the Vistula River at either hex 227162 or at Mazowiecki (232162).

The campaign begins with Swedish forces concentrated at around the villages of Drobin (225167) and Raciaz (227167). The Russians have bases at Plonsk (229165) and at Ciechanow (231169)

See Map Two below: