The defence of one such gap has been allocated to Combat Team Charlie, centred upon C Company minus of the 1st Blankshires (BL). The combat team consists of two platoons, company HQ and a troop of Chieftain Tanks from the Loamshire Hussars (LH). In support is an anti-tank section (Wombats) and an 81mm mortar section from battalion support company. An FOO from W Bty 9 RHA is also attached to the combat team. Here is the deployment:
On each flank is a Wombat armed APC:
The combat team commander is positioned behind the ridge in the grounds of a small chapel; although he will move forward once the enemy show them selves:
PT-76 light tanks:
Part 2 to follow.