[DO2018] Operation Tempest Bialystok - July 01, 1944 - September 30, 1944

Dutch Open 2018 : Operation Tempest Bialystok : scenario 2
Eastern Front By: rockerviking - Last update: 02/03/2019
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x6 x5 x6
    first You play first

Historical Background:
Colonel Wladyslaw Liniarski from the polish home army create 2 Infantry divisions and 2 Cavalry regiments in the Bialystok Area in July 44. There main goal is to capture vital cross points and destroy Germans support troops and supplies. The Germans put out there reserve units from the city of Bialystok to defend the Osowiec fortress and the cities of Augustow and Grodno. Fear fighting occur in and around the wilderness forest in the Bialystok area and the home army Destroyed 4 Military train transports, but they will not conquer any main city before the Russian army takes Bialystok at the end of September.

Polish home army begins.
First the polish player set out (if he wish) his 3 camouflage tokens.
Both players get 6 cards.

Conditions of Victory:
6 medals.
Axis player gains a temporary medals by riding (only) the train into the Grodno station.
Allied player gains a temporary medals by taken the Osowiec fortress.

Special Rules:
All polish resistance troop act like French resistance (3 units , may retreat to 3 hexes , may enter any terrain and still battle)
Polish cavalry are Polish Dragoons (battle 3-2 , may Armour overrun , may ignore 1 flag retreat)
Polish mortar units are late war (may move and battle like normal infantry)
Airpower card for both players: 1d per hex (instead of 2d).
polish army can use camouflage tokens at the start of there turn before taken any cards.
When using a recon 1 card all leftover camouflage tokens can be used again.

German can unload a first special infantry unit at the Augustow station or can unload 2 special infantry units at the Grodno station.
when a unit is unloading he can take any hex around the train but cannot battle this turn.

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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