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7.0: Egyptian Northern Counterattack

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

On October 17 the Egyptian 21st Tank Division counterattacked to the south to cut off the Israeli penetration.

Duration

StartOct 17, 1973 7:00:00 AM
EndOct 17, 1973 7:00:00 PM

Map

Suez Canal 5/11 thru 11/13

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

Victory Conditions

Egypt: cut off or destroy bridge

Israel: maintain bridge and path.

First Player: Egypt

IdTypeQualityFormationStrength
21A-1

Tank Brigade

Second LineColumn70%
21A-4

Recon Battalion

Second LineColumn70%
21A-5-1

Light Artillery Battalion

Second LineColumn100%
21A-6-1

Air Defense Battery

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

SeasonedColumn70%
243P-1-1

Parachute Infantry Brigade

CrackColumn50%

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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