This battle was part of the First Saratoga and it was a tactical victory of the British General John Burgoyne. Unfortunately, this success was totally erased by the American’s attack during the battle of Bemis Heights.
Ezio prepared the table and he adapted a scenario included into Black Powder base rule book.
Marco G., Antonio and Alberto had the control of the American troops while Ezio and Bartolomeo lead the British forces.
Ezio prepared also some simple schemes to recap the different phases of the battle
PHASE 1British brigades arrive on the field and …
… they cross the little stream
Now it is time for the Americans to arrive and …
… they deploy their lines in front of the farm
The English troops open fire and the first casualties arrives
At the center of the field the struggle becomes ferocious and the American left wing withdraw
The English attack the rebel line on the flank but …
… the Americans resist