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

The Las river Valley - August 20, 1944

Operation Dragoon -
Western Front By: Burdie Smith - Last update: 07/10/2011
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x6 x6 x6
first You play first    


Historical Background:
As elements of the 3rd Algerian Infantry Division advance down into the Las river valley north of Toulon, the 3rd Battalion of the 3rd Regiment captures the first hamlets west of Faron Mountain. A breakthrough here would allow it to block the western outskirts of Toulon and would isolate the German forces still fighting further up the valley. But nearby stand the tunnels of La Poudrière, where an ammunition dump and the barracks of the German engineers are installed. To protect this vital installation, to prevent the entrapment of the German units remaining in the valley, and to resupply them with ammunition, the engineers launch a counterattack,
The stage is set, the battle lines are drawn, and you are in command. The rest is history

Briefing:
Axis Player ( Germany)
- Take 5 Command cards
- You move first
Allied Player (Free French)
- Take 6 Command cards

Conditions of Victory:
My victory conditions

Special Rules:
Place a badge on the engineer units (Troops 4 - Combat Engineers)

Scenario Bibliography:
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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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