Setback before Stalingrad - July 23, 1942 - August 08, 1942

Battle of Kalatch
Eastern Front By: JFKoski - Last update: 01/20/2012
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x6 x5 x6
first You play first    


Historical Background:
On July 23, 1942, General Paulus launches his plan to surround the loop of the Don River in a bid to ensnare the 62nd Soviet Army....
Paulus' 6th Army is held back for several days, delaying its advance on Stalingrad.

This is an unclassified official scenario by jdrommel, used in the French Open 2010.
It is copied here to play on Memoir '44 Online game.
Editor 1.2 allows Russian Command Rules to function in Expert Mode.
AARs can be posted at the original scenario, Battle of Kalatch:
http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44/battles/?id=5783
At time of this posting, the Allies won in 36% of only 28 AARs.

Briefing:
Axis player [Germany]
Take 5 Command cards
You move first.
Allied player [Soviet Union]
Take 5 Command cards.

Conditions of Victory:
6 Medals.
Dobrinka is a temporary medal objective for the Axis player.

Special Rules:
Russian Command rules (Commissar) are in effect.
(Editor 1.2 allows this to work in Expert mode of Memoir'44 Online.)

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
4
4
8
6
4
2
1