Assessing the Russian Defense Options [Stalingrad AH] p2

Part 2 Defending Mother Russia


C Sutherland

. Leningrad

Leningrad Ed M.

Some defenses focus on creating a hub around the Bug River. Preventing deeper exploitation and requiring a holding force to be maintained if you cannot budge the units, nor are prepared to exchange.

Others abandon any pretense of protecting from attack out of Hungary. Others dig in deep on the Prut River, others behind it.

Some favor a proactive adventure in Finland, others hold or defend in a refused deeper manner.

Planning ahead is what we cannot know or see here. Perhaps the creators of their defenses can share some insights as to where they first drop back to after the initial onslaught?

Which cities or river lines matter most to them as the game progresses?

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