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Night Patrol to Maknassy - December 16, 1942

Mediterranean Theater By: Turboheizer - Last update: 07/06/2012
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x6 x6 x6
    first You play first


There are problems with this scenario: it cannot be set-up using the standard terrain tiles of Memoir '44 and the selected extensions. There are too many terrains of one or more types. Please contact the author.

Historical Background:
On the night of 16-17 December 1942, a company of the US 26th Regimental Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, made a successful raid on Maknassy, 155 miles south of Tunis, and took 21 Italian prisoners.

This scenario is an homage to the famous 1984 Commodore 64 war game "Field of Fire" by SSI.

Briefing:
Axis Player (Italy & Germany):
- Take 5 Command cards.

Allied Player (United States):
- Take 6 Command cards.
- You move first.

Conditions of Victory:
6 Medals.

Exit marker rules (Actions 23 - Exit Markers) are in effect for the marked road hex on the Axis baseline, for the Allied player.

Special Rules:
North African Desert rules (Actions 9 - North African Desert Rules), Night Attack rules (Actions 19 - Night Attacks) and Italian Royal Army rules (Nations 6 - Italian Royal Army) are in effect.

Put badges on the German elite infantry units (Troops 2 - Specialized Units).

Warning:
Please note that this scenario was not approved by Richard Borg or Days of Wonder, so you have to check yourself about playability, potential gaming issues, etc.

Set-up Order
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4
4
4
2
1