Osttruppen Squad with MG42-light

Osttruppen are a cheap and numerous infantry unit that is of low quality. The units are more effective at shooting when they are placed in a static cover or garrison position. 

Cover bonus +200%.

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Abilities

Unlocked by
Available for commanders
25
Fire Panzerfaust
Fire a short-range Panzerfaust anti-tank weapon at the targeted enemy vehicle.
10
Field First Aid
The squad has emergency medical supplies that allow the treatment of other injured soldiers.

Mines / Wires / Sandbags

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Available for commanders
Sandbags
Rough and ready fighting positions offer vital cover from small-arms fire.

Produce Field Buildings

Unlocked by
Available for commanders
150
Bunker

Primary defensive structure. Can cover one squad with high defensive cover. Can be upgraded to MG42 emplacement, Medic station or Command Post.

Trench

The Trench is much like the Bunker, as it provides Heavy Cover in a rough slit in the ground. The Trench has no upgrades, it can only be used as cover for infantry inside it. Often placed at important points or areas where heavy fighting can be expected.

200
6
6
Kar98k
5
MG42-light
1
35
16
Infantry
Light vehicles
Light tanks
Long range
Shooting from cover
Shooting from the spot
Very low (1.20)
Low (0.89)

Builds in

Infanterie Kompanie

Veterancy

  • increases accuracy
  • decreases recharge time of the Panzerfaust
  • decreases weapon cooldown
  • decreases received accuracy