"Impregnable Fortress" - February 14, 1942 - February 15, 1942

Battle of Singapore
Pacific Theater By: LooneyLlama - Last update: 08/29/2013
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x6 x12 x5 x9
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 fall of Singapore resulted in the largest surrender of British-led military personnel in history. About 80,000 British, Indian and Australian troops became prisoners of war. Winston Churchill called the ignominious fall of Singapore to the Japanese the "worst disaster" and "largest capitulation" in British history. In just seven days, Singapore, the "Impregnable Fortress" had fallen.

Briefing:
Axis: 6 cards, you move first.
Allies: 5 cards.

Conditions of Victory:
Axis: 12 medals.
Allies: 9 medals.
The Ford Factory is a temporary medal objective worth 1 medal for both sides. If any unit from either side occupies any of the 3 hexes('A') they earn 1 medal.
City Hall is a temporary medal objective worth 1 medal for the Allies and 2 for the Axis. If any unit from either side occupies any of the 3 hexes('B') they earn the medal(s).
Keppel Station is a temporary medal objective worth 1 medal for the Axis.
Fort Canning is a temporary medal objective worth 1 medal for the Axis.
Clifford Pier is a PERMANENT medal objective worth 1 medal for the Axis.

Special Rules:
Blitz rules are in effect.(Actions-3)
Imperial Japanese Army rule are in effect.(Nations-3)
Headquarters and Supply hex is owned by the Allies. (Actions-13)
BCF rules are in effect.(Nations-5)
Place special forces badges on the Japanese units. (Troops-2)
Allied troops marked with the Australian badge are special forces. (Troops-2)
Troops marked with the Gurkha badge are 3 figures.
Allied artillery CANNOT move. Place Big Gun badges on these units.(Troops-3)
Special weapons asset early war(SWA-2) for the units equipped with an anti-tank gun.

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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5
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