Bolt Action – Market Garden Event (11am – 7pm)

October 19, 2019 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

ABOUT THE HISTORY:

On September 17th the Allies launched a massive Airborne assault to gain control of key bridges in the Netherlands. These bridges were needed to move troops and armor into Germany to bring the war to an end.

Market Garden was not a high point of the Allied operations in Europe. Soldiers from the British 1st Airborne Division and Glider Division, the US 82nd and 101st Airborne Division, and the 1st Independent Polish Parachute Brigade were all dropped in to mount the initial attack. Their purpose was to take and hold the bridges while the XXX Corps moved up Hell’s Highway.

ABOUT THE EVENT:

As of right now, the missions are selected with flexibility, depending on which armies are brought in. Points for each mission will be determined by the number of players participating. We need British, American and Polish Airborne players along with British XXX Corps. Of course, we will need German players. And if anyone playing Germans have any Allied forces mentioned above to loan, we appreciate it!

  • There is no entry fee.
  • Sign up via the official Facebook Event post. Please be sure to indicate that you’re “Going”, then include in the designated Discussion thread what army you are bringing, as well as what you are able to loan for the day.
  • If you are not on social media, please contact Joe directly at the store (916) 693-6604, or via email.

Location:

The Ogre’s Den Gaming
8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
Orangevale, CA 95662
(916) 693-6604