Captain Britain decides discretion is the better part of valour !
The Army 'Black' unit moves forward .
The Lanakshire Volunteers change into skirmish order as a dispatch rider is sent back to H.Q.
The Volunteers open fire .
They take casualties (their officer is hit) as they try to evacuate the wounded.
Army 'Black' are hit as well.
With casualties mounting Captain Britain orders a retreat.
More casualites are caused by heavy and accurate enemy fire.
Army 'Red' retreats .
Army 'Black' has won a great victory !.
Captain Britain reports back to the CinC as the wounded are brought back . This reverse must be avenged !. But not for a while the weather has turned damp and cold again. (click on photos to enlarge)