Perryville (1)

Today I played through "Stars and Bars" a game covering the Battle of Perryville (1862, ACW) from issue 30 of The Wargamer magazine (1984).

Below are photos of the set-up and the first few turns. One turn is approximately one hour and most counters represent a brigade of infantry or a regiment of cavalry. Hexes are scaled to be 400 yards across.

3am: Union III Corps prepares to advance on the encamped Confederate army:

Sheridan's and Schoepf's Divisions advance towards Buckner's Division holding the high ground west of Perryville:

Both sides reinforce the fighting:
Before exhaustion forces a lull and a chance to regroup:

More to come...