When the battle starts, your troops have already been deployed
for you. In a lot of scenarios you will receive reinforcements.
As they arrive on the board, they will appear on the respective
roads, usually in march column.
They will move several hexes into the battlefield, unless enemy
units are close by. In this case they will enter several hexes away
in order to avoid the enemy (as they are in march column and quite
For some scenarios reinforcement brigades do not always turn up
on the same turn every time you fight the same battle. After a battle
has started, you can always tell exactly what turn any brigade is
going to turn up for the battle by selecting the brigade in the
order of battle. However, this will not be the same every time you
fight the same battle. There is a chance that some of the brigades
are late to the battle.