A Scenario by Jim – obviously no ALFIES back up for this one…
Little Hoole is a small township that lies just on the outskirts of Preston
The road from Preston to Ormskirk runs through the small town .
Free State intelligence have reported a large convoy of supplies and munitions will be passing through the town on route to Ormskirk .
A small Free State detachment has been selected with the task of destroying the convoy and making good their escape via the small inlet brook running to the river Douglas.
5 Supply trucks each with 1 inf stand (Regular)
2 Armoured Car (Tanks /Hmg) (Regular)
1x Truck 4 inf (Green)including command
1 Command Car (Regular)
Reinforcements Turn 3
Preston T.A Relief Column ( Green)
A company 1x truck 4x inf including command/Lmg
B company 1x truck 4 x inf including command /Lmg
Free States .
Formby Militia Green
2x Barges each containing mortars 3 inf including command
Company, Wild Geese Battalion
x 2 barges all inf armed with Lmg/rifle Regulars including 1 x TnT I.E.D.
Dingle ‘Hard Knocks’ LDV
2 x Buses 8 inf including command. (pressume green)