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

Island War ver 1.9 - June 06, 1944

Battle for Papua New Guinea - Take the Airfield
Pacific Theater By: Hamblylake - Last update: 11/27/2013
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x4 x6 x5 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:
Typical of many Pacific Island battles

Briefing:
Allies move first, objective is the airfield.

Conditions of Victory:
6 medals
The airport is a Temporary medal for the Allies.

Special Rules:
Japanese Snipers
Rivers are not fordable except at fords
Gung Ho Rule in effect.
US Marines Rangers are specialized and may move 2 hexes and fire.
US Flamethrower tank
US Sniper
Island Guerilla unit (allied)

Scenario Bibliography:
Ver 1.1 modified US Tanks to Flamethrower, added US Sniper
Ver 1.2 moved US engineer in middle to the right and moved the ranger unit to the left. Gets the engineer unit off the beach sooner. Deleted rice paddy in upper left flank by ford.
Ver 1.3 Changed Hill with tunnel system to a bunker on left flank.
Ver 1.4 Swapped Jap artillery and sniper on left flank.

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.

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