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515 11/6/2019 9:17:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Message Is it true?! The sinking of the Alabama has shattered the Confederecy? The slaves are free and Jeff Davis is begging forgiveness?
514 10/31/2019 11:35:00 AM Spring 1865 Union Play Strategy card as Event #64: 1 / USS Kearsarge sinks USS Alabama
Union SW increased by one.

Message from Union:
Shouldn't this card reference the CSS Alabama?
Anyway, it is sunk in valiant engagement. The entire Confederacy collapses, and begs forgiveness. Maybe.
513 10/28/2019 11:34:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #78: 3 / Personal Advisor
Either player may remove or demote from army command one general for no SW penalty. Penalties for promoting a general with a lower political value still apply. OR remove ANY non-commanding general (even second in commands) from the game.

Message from Confederate:
Longstreet and 2SP to Memphis
512 10/26/2019 11:51:00 AM Spring 1865 Union Message modifies to 9/7, resulting in 2*/2. Both lose 2, but I retreat due to blasted resource space.
511 10/26/2019 11:49:00 AM Spring 1865 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 4

6
2
2
3


Message from Union:
I doubt you'll retreat to the roll.
Medium Battle Memphis, 6 v 5
U +3 (Gen)
C +5 (Gens)
-Casualties
U
C
C
510 10/26/2019 11:46:00 AM Spring 1865 Union Message Elite Bde removed from earlier loss, drop 1/Hancock Humboldt>New Madrid

2-AoC>Humboldt, p/u Hancock>Memphis
509 10/25/2019 9:14:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

2


Message from Confederate:
attempt to retreat to Memphis
508 10/25/2019 10:38:00 AM Spring 1865 Union Play Strategy card as Event #88: 3 / Minor Campaign
Conduct up to two moves or conduct one special army-size naval move. No SP, general, or army marker may be moved twice with the same campaign card. You must move a different force each move.

Message from Union:
This is more or less pointless, but I'll not deny you the satisfaction....
1-AoT leaves cover, retrieves 1SP from Gaineville, p/u cover (n4)>Humboldt
507 10/24/2019 10:10:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Play Strategy card as Event #73: 1 / Ball's Bluff
The Union removes one SP (Confederate chooses) within two spaces (including a river connection) of a Confederate SP due to poor leadership. A Union SP can be removed from a Coastal fort.

Message from Confederate:
Grant is proving a very poor leader.
Remove 1SP
506 10/24/2019 3:23:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Message modifies to 8/8, resulting in 3/2*. AoC back to McKenzie.
505 10/24/2019 3:22:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 4

4
1
6
5


Message from Union:
Medium Battle 9 vs 7
U +4 (3Gen, 1Elite)
C +7 (5Gen, 2Int)
-Casualties
U
C
504 10/24/2019 3:19:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

5


Message from Union:
intercept on 1-5
503 10/24/2019 11:49:00 AM Spring 1865 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #91: 2 / Letters of Marque
Increase Confederate SW by 1. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Union:
AoC>Humboldt
intercept?
502 10/21/2019 10:51:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Message 5: control, leave 1SP
6: back to Memphis
501 10/21/2019 10:37:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Message Retreat to New Madrid is the sensible move. Continue

500 10/19/2019 3:16:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Message File posted, you may retreat or fight, currently 7 to 3 SP with CS +5 and US +7, so you will kill 3, but on a 5 or 6 you are wiped out.
499 10/19/2019 3:13:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

1


Message from Confederate:
Grant retreat option
498 10/19/2019 3:12:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #11: 2 / Nathaniel Lyon
Union places or flips three PC markers in Missouri. The spaces may not contain Confederate SPs or forts.

Message from Confederate:
Jackson back at Grant
leave 1SP
1: 3SP, Corinth, pickup 1SP
2: 4SP, Grand Junction, pickup 1SP
3: 5SP, Memphis, pickup Hill, 2SP
4: 7SP, Humboldt
497 10/19/2019 3:09:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Message Ewell dies
Also SW changes for fort.
496 10/19/2019 3:06:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Die roll request Request: 4-sided die x 1

2


Message from Confederate:
2*3 but I suffer a KIA

B
E
P
W
495 10/19/2019 3:05:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 4

3
5
4
3


Message from Confederate:
US +6 (+3+2+1)
CS +5 (+3+1+1)
US kia
CS kia
494 10/19/2019 3:05:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

5


Message from Confederate:
intercept from Memphis
493 10/19/2019 2:02:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Message was about to roll for my gen casualty, but realized FR rules makes that moot.
Leave 1 in Columbus>Humboldt, p/u cav and CU>Grand Jct
492 10/19/2019 1:47:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Message You only take one loss and general to the track (although that doesn't matter). NO FILE you can continue.
491 10/19/2019 1:46:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

1
3


Message from Confederate:
I have nothing so you can continue your move.
Here is my defense dice and kia roll
490 10/19/2019 1:42:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Message Think I'll leave Stoneman with the Humboldt garrison to protect him.
489 10/19/2019 1:40:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #35: 1 / Elite Units
Place an Elite unit marker in any space with an Army. CSA: Stonewall Bde or Hood’s Tigers. USA: Iron Bde or Wilder’s Bde. Cannot be played if all elite unit markers are in play for that side.

Message from Union:
AoT flags Humboldt, leave 1>McKenzie, flag>Columbus
Medium Battle? 7 vs 2
U +10 (6Gens, 2OOoS, 2FR)
C +3 (2Ft, Gen)
488 10/18/2019 8:30:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Play Strategy card as Event #19: 1 / Belmont
Either player may move up to two infantry SPs from the same space as if led by a General. This move is a Corps move and may enter enemy controlled spaces because the SPs are moving as if they are led by a general.

Message from Confederate:
2 from Vicksburg move to Grand Junction
487 10/18/2019 8:27:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Message 2*2, you win.
Retreat to Grand Junction
486 10/18/2019 8:24:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 4

3
1
6
5


Message from Confederate:
US +6
CS +5
US kia
CS kia
485 10/18/2019 3:07:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #33: 1 / Orphan Brigade
Confederate immediately receives one SP in any friendly or neutral space (no LOC is required) in Kentucky that is free of Union SPs.

Message from Union:
AoT leaves cover 1>Ironton, p/u Thomas/5 (n10)>Humboldt
484 10/16/2019 11:23:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Play Strategy card as Event #21: 3 / Confederate Overseas Agent
Confederate immediately receives three SPs in any open Blockade Runner Port, no more than one SP per port, but more than one SP per Blockade Zone is permitted. If insufficient ports are available, the excess SPs are lost.

Message from Confederate:
Sabine City
Charleston
Norfolk

Net effect is 1SP from Augusta to Norfolk
483 10/16/2019 11:23:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Message Augusta
Charleston
Sabine City
482 10/16/2019 10:12:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Play Strategy card as Event #81: 3 / Emancipation Proclamation - Reshuffle/Remove
Either player must play this card as an EC on the Strategy Round immediately following a Union large or medium battle victory. Confederate loses 10 SW and 3 SPs (his choice). Union loses 5 SW. Flip GT marker to its Emancipation Proclamation side. Card must be the last one played by a player at which time it can be played as an OC card. If the play of this card as an OC results in a battle victory, there is no Emancipation Proclamation Remove from deck if event is played. If this card is played as an OC or discarded re-shuffle deck at the end of the Strategy Phase.

Message from Union:
I got it again. Worked out better this time. Little late though.
U SW -5
C SW-10
to you for SP losses
481 10/16/2019 9:14:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #125: 1 / Confederate Locomotive shortage
The Union player may randomly remove one strategy card from the Confederate hand, which is discarded. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Confederate:
Early to Burkeville, picking up 2 in Petersburg and 2 in Weldon before getting there.
480 10/13/2019 12:44:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #52: 3 / Trent Affair
Confederate gains 5 SW points. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Union:
AoI p/u2 in Culpepper (n7)>Charlottesville, auto win, both lose 1, flag>Lynchburg, flag
479 10/10/2019 8:50:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Message No campaign
478 10/10/2019 8:49:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Draw Strategy cards 7 cards drawn.

477 10/10/2019 8:48:00 PM Spring 1865 Confederate Message CSA strat

Sabine city to aot direct

Following to Richmond
Monticello
Baldwin
Savannah
Selma
Springfield
Madison

476 10/10/2019 8:34:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Draw Strategy cards 7 cards drawn.

475 10/10/2019 8:33:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Message U Reinf
-East
8 DC, 1 AoI
-Center
6 Cinci
-West
4 Cairo

U Strat
6 Cinci>Dover
3 Cairo>New Madrid
2 Frankfort>Louisville
4 DC>Hanover

474 10/10/2019 7:57:00 PM Spring 1865 Union Message
473 10/10/2019 7:47:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate End Turn
472 10/10/2019 7:44:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Message Reinforcements

VA - Richmond
NC - Fayetteville
SC - Charleston
GA - Fort Pulaski
FL -
TN - Humboldt
AL - Selma
MS - Corinth
LA - Springfield
AR - Madison
TX -

KY - n/a
MO - n/a

NABZ - Norfolk
SABZ - Savannah
EGBZ - blocked
WGBZ - Sabine City

-2 sw
471 10/10/2019 7:30:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Message Us attrition
Hanover
Wilderness 2
Lexington
Dover
Paducah
New Madrid
Ironton

Cs
Richmond 2
Nashville
Humboldt

470 10/10/2019 7:28:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Message Didn't look like you added to your sw on fort, non issue since I didn't quite stop reelection.
469 10/10/2019 7:25:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Message End of turn

Us PC in Hanover and Dover
Cs PC in bowling green and Charlottesville

Us -5 sw for ww
468 10/10/2019 7:16:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #3: 1 / Forward to Richmond
Union may activate any Union army within 4 spaces of Richmond, VA. The army must enter Richmond or move as close to Richmond as possible, but may convert spaces to maintain an LOC. All SPs associated with the army must be moved (no dropping off SPs), except 1 SP may be left if the Army began its movement from a fort (if last SP, move completed). If played by the Confederate, he draws a card from the Union hand which is discarded, and the Union player follows the instructions of this card as his next card play.

Message from Confederate:
Aot to Bowling Green, drop 2 so and return to Nashville
467 10/9/2019 9:44:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Message 4/3 modifies to 8/7, resulting in 2*/2. Both lose 2, Ft. destroyed. C SW -4 (1Ft, -3CoF). Previous file updated.

466 10/8/2019 10:20:00 PM Fall 1864 Union Message Still win, but it costs me an extra SP.
465 10/8/2019 10:19:00 PM Fall 1864 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

4
3


Message from Union:
Sorry, in my head I somehow had Lebanon already converted. Might as well take the crazy risk and attack OOS. This game was over last game year...
U +4 (3Gens, Elite)
C +4 (2Ft, 2 OOoS)
464 10/8/2019 8:18:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Message William,

Your file for 204 has 7 movement points.

1: Lebanon
2: control
3: Bowling Green, battle
4: control
5: Clarksville
6: control

You can make it to Dover if you don't control any spaces on the way, but then you would have to fight OOS in Bowling Green and OOS in Dover.
463 10/8/2019 10:19:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Message On to Dover.
462 10/8/2019 10:16:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

4


Message from Union:
Bowling Green Battle
U +4 (3Gens, Elite)
C -- (auto 1 result)
461 10/8/2019 10:16:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #90: 3 / Habeas Corpus
Reduce Union SW by 2. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Union:
Same original move of Burnside.
460 10/8/2019 10:14:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Message That pretty much says it all.
459 10/8/2019 10:14:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Discard random Strategy card Operations - 3 / Minor Campaign

Message from Union:
458 10/8/2019 7:31:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Play Strategy card as Event #27: 3 / Choctaw Indians
Confederate randomly removes one strategy card from the Union player’s hand, which is discarded.

Message from Confederate:
And then Burnside gets attacked by Indians.
Lose a card.

NO FILE.

(I am just so mean to you!)
457 10/8/2019 7:29:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Play Strategy card as Event #107: 1 / Guerilla Raids Delay Supply
Play as interrupt to cancel the activation of any Union general with a strategy rating of 2 or 3.

Message from Confederate:
Sorry, Burnside wasn't properly prepared to move out.
Stays in place.
456 10/7/2019 10:40:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Message Enough to kill both, I lose 1 (n5)>Clarksville, flag>Dover
I'll hold here for any response.
455 10/7/2019 10:38:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

5


Message from Union:
Medium Battle
U +4 (3 Gen, Elite)
C -- (auto 1 result)
454 10/7/2019 10:35:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #108: 2 / Richmond Bread Riots
Confederate player loses 2 SW. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Union:
AoC>BG Medium battle 7 vs 2
453 10/7/2019 8:21:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #126: 1 / Valley Devastation
If Union infantry SPs occupy all three Shenandoah Valley spaces the Union player places a destroyed Resource marker in all Shenandoah Valley spaces. These destroyed Resource markers cannot be removed and prevent the Confederate player from using the Shenandoah valley as a supply source for the remainder of the game. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Confederate:
AOT to Missionary Ridge
452 10/6/2019 2:30:00 PM Fall 1864 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #94: 2 / Strategy Board
Union player may make a naval move with up to three SPs plus one general.

Message from Union:
2SP in HF join the Army of Incompetents(ence?)
451 9/30/2019 3:54:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #57: 2 / Admiral Foote
Union may make a naval move with up to three SPs plus one general. If an amphibious assault occurs, you receive an additional +2 DRM. Add +2DRM to any Running the Guns die roll.

Message from Confederate:
ANV
1: 7SP, Charlottesville, auto 2*1 or better, drop 1SP
2-6: 5SP, Richmond
450 9/30/2019 3:48:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Message 3*1 no kia
449 9/30/2019 3:47:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 4

5
3
5
3


Message from Confederate:
US +5 (+3+1+1 gen)
CS +1 (+1 gen)
US kia
CS kia
448 9/30/2019 3:40:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

6


Message from Confederate:
cav intercept
447 9/29/2019 10:15:00 PM Fall 1864 Union Message Vacation week?
Response on move on Hanover to you.
446 9/24/2019 10:39:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #72: 2 / John Ericsson's Monitor Fleet
The Union Amphibious Assault modifier is increased by two.

Message from Union:
Perhaps I can win this. AoP leaves 2 in Charlottesville, p/u 2 in Wilderness>Gordonsville, p/u 2>Hanover w/6
445 9/24/2019 10:15:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Play Strategy card as Event #36: 1 / Elite Units
Place an Elite unit marker in any space with an Army. CSA: Stonewall Bde or Hood’s Tigers. USA: Iron Bde or Wilder’s Bde. Cannot be played if all elite unit markers are in play for that side.

Message from Confederate:
Stonewall Brigade to ANV
444 9/24/2019 10:14:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Message Exciting 1-1
443 9/24/2019 10:14:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

1
4


Message from Confederate:
Medium battle
US +1
CS +1
442 9/24/2019 10:12:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

4


Message from Confederate:
Intercept with cav

441 9/24/2019 10:02:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #102: 3 / First Manassas
Confederate Player may move 2 SPs using Strategic Movement from the same space using rail connections only (5 space maximum) to the same space with a Confederate General who is then activated and must attempt to enter a space with at least one or more Union SPs or fort. OR play this card as an automatic 2 space interception. Intervening space must be friendly controlled and free of enemy SPs. The intervening space may be the one just exited by the moving enemy force. No Generals or SPs may be picked up or dropped off during the intercept.

Message from Union:
AoI p/u 2 in DC>Wilderness, flag>Hanover
responses?
440 9/24/2019 9:26:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Play Strategy card as Event #32: 3 / Dixie Land
Confederate defiance against the “War of Northern Aggression” hardens. Increase Confederate SW by three points.

Message from Confederate:
Morale definitely hardening
439 9/24/2019 9:25:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Message 5*6
No kia

438 9/24/2019 9:20:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 4

6
5
4
4


Message from Confederate:
Large battle
US +5 (+3+1+1 gen)
CS +7 (+2+2+1 gen +2 into)
US kia
CS kia
437 9/24/2019 9:17:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

3


Message from Confederate:
Intercept
436 9/24/2019 9:01:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #75: 2 / Western Concentration Block
Confederate player can either remove or demote an army commander in any state except Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, or Florida for no political cost. OR Confederate Player may move 5 SPs using Strategic Movement (rail connections only) to the same space with a Confederate General who is then activated and must attempt to enter a space with at least one or more Union SPs or fort. If a general casualty occurs in a battle caused by this card, the Commanding General is eligible, this is an exception to the rules. See 4.5 Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Union:
AoP tries to trap ANV in the sticks.
leave 2 in Culpepper>Lynchburg
response presumed
435 9/23/2019 4:10:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Message No campaign
434 9/23/2019 4:10:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Draw Strategy cards 7 cards drawn.

433 9/23/2019 4:09:00 PM Fall 1864 Confederate Message 1 Sabine city to AOT direct
2-3 Wilmington to Williamsburg
4-5 Charleston to Hanover
6 Springfield to Lynchburg
7 Madison to Lynchburg

Early to Hanover

432 9/23/2019 3:26:00 PM Fall 1864 Union Draw Strategy cards 7 cards drawn.

431 9/23/2019 3:25:00 PM Fall 1864 Union Die roll request Request: 251-sided die x 2

163
209


Message from Union:
U Gens
usual method

low Cairo
high Ironton
430 9/23/2019 3:22:00 PM Fall 1864 Union Message U Strat
6 DC>Ironton
6 Bloom>AoP
3 Cairo, 1 AoC, 2 Lexington

429 9/23/2019 11:11:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Message You DID force ANV to dislocate
428 9/23/2019 11:09:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Message File there now
427 9/23/2019 10:50:00 AM Fall 1864 Confederate Message Reinforcements

VA - Hanover
NC - Wilmington
SC - Charleston
GA - Augusta
FL -
TN - Humboldt
AL - Selma
MS - Jackson
LA - Springfield
AR - Madison
TX -

KY - na
MO - na

NABZ - Wilmington
SABZ - Charleston
EGBZ - blocked
WGBZ - Sabine City

-2-3 Sw

You have attrition in St Marks
426 9/23/2019 10:45:00 AM Fall 1864 Union Message U Reinf
-East
8 DC, 1 AoI
-Center
6 Bloom
-West
4 Cairo

425 9/23/2019 10:44:00 AM Summer 1864 Union Message dropbox seems to missing file 191. I get game state error loading 192
424 9/23/2019 10:44:00 AM Summer 1864 Confederate End Turn
423 9/23/2019 10:43:00 AM Summer 1864 Union Message Well THAT's consolation for losing every battle I fought for the last two turns.
422 9/23/2019 10:39:00 AM Summer 1864 Confederate Message You do get Paducah
421 9/23/2019 10:38:00 AM Summer 1864 Confederate Message End of turn
Only attrition
US
AOP -2
AOT -1
AOC -1
AOM -1
Lexington -1
Paducah -1
CS
ANV -2
AOT -1
AOM -1
Hanover -1
420 9/23/2019 10:29:00 AM Summer 1864 Confederate Message 5-3
US -5 SW
CS +3+2 SW
Leave 2 in Lynchburg
Overrun in Wytheville
419 9/23/2019 10:26:00 AM Summer 1864 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 3

5
3
2


Message from Confederate:
Large battle
CS +6 (+1+2+1 gen +2 fr)
US +1 gen
US kia
418 9/23/2019 10:25:00 AM Summer 1864 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

6


Message from Confederate:
Retreat
417 9/23/2019 10:24:00 AM Summer 1864 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

2


Message from Confederate:
Intercept
416 9/23/2019 10:24:00 AM Summer 1864 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #49: 3 / CSS Alabama, Commerce Raider
Union SW reduced by two.

Message from Confederate:
We will go after Hooker
ANV leaves 4 plus the 2 excess for 6 in Hanover
Picks up 2 in Amelia and 2 in burkeville so back tofoll strength
Total of 5 spaces to Lynchburg

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