Crossing Peleliu Airfield - September 16, 1944

Operation Stalemate II - South Peleliu
Pacific Theater By: Quit2 - Last update: 01/19/2012
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x5 x6 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:
On the second day on Peleliu, the 5th Marines moved to capture the airfield and push toward the eastern shore. They ran across the airfield under heavy artillery fire from the highlands to the north, suffering heavy casualties in the process. After capturing the airfield, they rapidly advanced to the eastern end of Peleliu, leaving the island's southern defenders to be destroyed by the 7th Marines.

Briefing:
Allied player takes 6 cards and plays first.
Axis player takes 5 cards.

Conditions of Victory:
5 medals.
Exit rules are in effect for the Allies between the two exit markers.

Special Rules:
Cave rules are in effect.
Japanese nation rules are in effect.
Sniper rules are in effect for the two Axis sniper units.
Gung ho! Rules are in effect.
Combat engineer rules are in effect for the Allied units with badges.

Scenario Bibliography:
Wikipedia

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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