Taking Oran - November 09, 1942

Operation Torch -
Mediterranean Theater By: Turboheizer - Last update: 09/20/2012
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x5 x5 x5
    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:
As part of "Operation Torch", Combat Command B of the 1st US Armored Division landed on the Algerian coast both east and west of Oran. Splitted into the Task Forces "Red" and "Green", the US troops converged on the strategic Vichy French airfields at Tafaraoui and La SÚnia.

Briefing:
Axis Player (Vichy France):
- Take 5 Command cards.

Allied Player (United States):
- Take 5 Command cards.
- You move first.

Conditions of Victory:
5 Medals.

The Airfields of Tafaraoui and La SÚnia are Temporary Medal Objectives for the Allied player.

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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