Russian Breakout-Barbarossa - July 21, 1941 - July 31, 1941

Unternehmen Barbarossa -
Eastern Front By: JFKoski - Last update: 01/23/2013
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x6 x6 x4 x6
    first You play first

Historical Background:
By late July the Russian 6th and 12 Armies are in full retreat, trying desperately to avoid encirclement by the German 17th Army....
Breakout attempts near... Novo Archangel'sk... fail.... Many Soviet prisoners and much equipment are captured and only fragments of the Red army are able to escape to the southeast.

This is an official unclassified scenario by RBorg, copied here to play with Memoir'44 Online in Expert mode.
AARs: 92. Allies 25%

Axis player [Germany]
Take 6 Command cards.
Allied player [Soviet Union]
Take 4 Command cards.
You move first.

Conditions of Victory:
6 medals.
Exit markers are in effect across the entire Axis player's baseline for the Allied forces.

Special Rules:
Blitz Rules are in effect (German Air Strikes w/Recon-1 cards; Russian tanks move 0-2)

Russian Command rules are in effect for the Allied player.

New editor 1.2 allows Exits (for Allies only), Blitz, and Russian Command rules to work properly.

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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