Close Combat 3 - The Russian FrontManoeuvre Basic Employment of Armour
Use infantry for support and to seek out and destroy anti-tank weapons. Also provide fire support (mortars).
Position tanks for mutual fire support at all times. Use the Bounding Overwatch principle for movement...
Tank A moves to the next objective under cover from Tank B. Then Tank B moves under cover of Tank A.
When in open country move the tanks at best speed to the next cover. When moving though close terrain they should advance with the infantry support,
Having reached the next objective, the tank should halt on a reverse slope, hull down and or under cover.
Artillery or mortar rounds can at least cause a tank to "button up", reducing the crew's ability to see your troops.
Artillery rounds can at least cause the tank to "button up" reducing the crew's ability to see your troops.