|The Gordons advance towards the cover of the ruins and come
under fire immediately from the SPIFF artillery.
|Supporting the Gordons, the Gurkhas advance on the SPIFF
infantry positions, in their turn coming under galling fire.
|As the Gurkhas crest the low ridge the South Staffords advance
in their support. The SPIFF artillery is taking a heavy toll.
|Artillery fire from the RFA battery and fire from the Gordons
has driven the SPIFF from the ruins of the Red Fort and cavalry
are poised to roll up the enemy’s flank.
|The Gordons are pinned in the ruins and the decimated Gurkhas
and South Staffords must withdraw to cover. With no infantry
support the cavalry fall back.
|On the RFF's left flank infantry casualties have been severe and
they too fall back, screened by the Tandoori Horse.
|Its all up for the RFF as the RFA battery limbers up to withdraw.
|Recriminations begin almost at once!
|Meanwhile, Comrade General Robinski receives news of the
Well, that's that for Rhanzlistan for another year. We shall have to wait a while now to see what 2020 will bring for the characters who populate our imaginations and our tabletop. Perhaps Brigadier Bykleigh will be posted to the China frontier, we shall have to see...