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5.0: Egyptian Breakout

How to Make War > Egypt vs. Israel (1973) >

On October 14 the  Egyptian 21st Tank Division attempted to break out of their bridgehead as part of a general offensive to relieve pressure on the Syrians.

Duration

StartOct 14, 1973 8:00:00 AM
EndOct 15, 1973 4:00:00 PM

Map

Suez Canal 4/5 thru 11/8

This is a map of the Suez Canal north of Ismalia to the Great Bitter Lake.

Victory Conditions

Egypt receives double VP for each comany that exits the west edge fo the map.

First Player: Egypt

IdTypeQualityFormationStrength
21A-1

Tank Brigade

Second LineColumn100%
21A-2

Tank Brigade

Second LineColumn100%

Deploy west of Suez Canal or within 25 hexes east of the Suez Canal.

21A Tank Division [Unit Counters (PDF)] [Formation Cards (PDF)]

Smoke Counters (PDF)

Dummy Counters (PDF)

Unit Data Cards (PDF)

Second Player: Israel

IdTypeQualityFormationStrength
162A-1

Armor Brigade

SeasonedColumn80%

Deploy at least 45 hexes east of the Suez Canal.

162A Armor Division [Unit Counters (PDF)] [Formation Cards (PDF)]

Smoke Counters (PDF)

Dummy Counters (PDF)

Unit Data Cards (PDF)

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