even with my HQ and other resources being, well, annihilated.
Company of Heroes (CoH) is a real-time strategy (RTS) computer game developed for Microsoft Windows by Relic Entertainment
Annihilation mode: To win, the player needs to destroy all enemy buildings. This does not include observation posts — only base structures, bunkers, and controlled buildings need to be destroyed.
(Credits: Wikipedia)In the last mission of Battle of Carentan, where after rescuing Dog Company, "I have to set up a base of operations and call in reinforcements", I just simply couldn't establish the base.