My role as umpire was greatly reduced after turn 2 as the players had gotten the hang of things and used the excellent 2 page QRS. I think this was a tough scenario for the defenders. I have read the the basic rulebook scenarios have been revamped and are much more balance and here is a link... https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9qPaKsZK_89TTlUUTRMeFNqN21ZSy1HVmhZLWlxSTBNR0NZ/view.
One of the modifications was not allowing the attacker to flank march would would have made a big difference for the defenders. The players appeared to enjoy the game and we had a nice lunch together. Welcome to a new member of the club Richard.
I reviewed the rules last night and found some errors I made. I think this is ok as both sides benefited or suffered from the errors.
View from the German lines
Table set up
Russian hordes advance on their right
Inexperienced T-34 heading for trouble
Germans hold the strategic bridge on their left