Memoir '44 D-Day Landings Memoir '44 D-Day Landings

Kohima - April 18, 1944 - May 13, 1944

U-Go offensive -
Pacific Theater By: hester24 - Last update: 12/08/2012
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x8 x6 x8
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:
The British counterattacked the Japanese,after the Japanese had taken Kohima Ridge{a stategic position overlooking the supply road to Imphal].The Japanese needed this hill to cut off supplies to Imphal, as part of their effort in Operation U-Go,an effort to overtake southeast Asia.British and Indian troops eventually beat the Japanese into a retreat ,but at heavy losses,on both sides.
Good luck and have fun!

Briefing:
Axis gets 5 command cards and moves first
Allies get 6 command cards
All Gurkha troops are special forces
British special forces are marked with badge

Conditions of Victory:
8 medals-Axis
8 medals Allies

Special Rules:
British troops have battle back option
Mines are active for both sides

Town of Kohima is a temporary medal for Axis

Scenario Bibliography:
Wikipedia-Battle of Kohima

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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9
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1
1
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3
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2
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14
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4
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