Raate Road - December 01, 1939 - December 30, 1939

Russo-Finnish War
Eastern Front By: Sliderule - Last update: 12/05/2007
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x6 x4 x4 x4

Historical Background:
The 44th Division was unable to reach Suomussalmi and began to retreat to Raate near the Russian border. Finnish attacks and adverse weather conditions broke the division into pockets on the road and it was virtually destroyed as a fighting unit.

Finnish player

* Take 6 cards

* You start

Russian Player
* Take 4 cards

Conditions of Victory:
4 Medals

Special Rules:
The Russian player receives one medal for each russian unit that exits the board from the Russian right edge.

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