I'm cross-posting this from Facebook as I don't think Patrick was active here but many of the people he touched are.
From Robert Zinselmeyer
"This sad news come to me through Ed Beekman and he asked to pass it along to the wider ASL community. Patrick Ireland passed away July 16, 2019.
I've been researching the battle near Mortain, France during Operation Lüttich (7 Aug 44) for a CG I'm designing. There are a number of good resources from the US perspective (Reardon, Featherston), but I'm looking for some help finding better resources for the German units, namely the...
The phrase Unit/equipment is used extensively in A26.2 Victory Conditions but equipment is not defined in the index. Is equipment anything that can be possessed by a Unit? Is a fascine counter equipment? The definition of equipment is not really ambiguous in determining VP but I find it odd that...
Playing Ozerekya Breakout and the weather turned to falling snow, which makes the streams Frigid. Being a dumba$$ I wasn't aware of the very severe penalty for entering a frigid stream: ELR and eventually CR.
There is no provision for being IN the stream vs. in crest status. So I can't use the...
Do you find yourself making up nonsense names for your SL/ASL modules when you should be concentrating on the game? Favs?
A few of mine:
GI: A$$holes of Victory
Valley of the Chards
Armies of Bolivia
If you hold your ear to the ground you will hear the ever-so-faint rumblings of VASL 6.4. It's still very much nascent, but the Ogres are dancing around the fire in the dark of night, taking long pulls from the sacred mead cup, and dreaming strange and wonderful dreams.
The current List of...
I've been away from ASL for many-a-year and would like to get back into it. I was fairly competent in my day, but the dust lies thick on whatever part of my brain keeps the ASL rules.
I'd like to play a small VASL ETO scenario via Skype, something with a low unit count. I would like...