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392 4/3/2020 9:22:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #84: 3 / U.S. Carrier Raids
Activate: Central Pacific HQ only. Logistic Value: 0 Intelligence: Surprise Attack, which cannot be changed by a reaction event card. Conditions: Only US Carrier naval units may be activated. This card cannot be cancelled by a weather card. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Activate HQ:
Cen Pac 3+LV0=3

Activate Units:
At Espiritu Santo [CV Wasp 8-12-2] & [CV Big-E 8-12-2], move to 3723, bomb ground units at Lae, 16 A/N +3 Surprise

391 4/3/2020 7:31:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message PBM...
CA Takao returns to Davao...
390 4/3/2020 7:30:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #38: 3 / Grand Escort Command: Improved Escort Organization
Activation: Combined Fleet HQ only Logistic Value: 2 Bonus: The Japanese player places the Escort marker on the game turn track on its +2 side or flips the escort marker to its +4 side if the marker is already in play on its +2 side. See Submarine Warfare for effects of this die roll modifier. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
Activate Combined Fleet HQ(3)+2 Event = 5 activations...
CA Takao + 1st Special Naval Landing Force sail to Sarong Island and invade...
BB Hiei & BB Nagato switch locations...
389 4/3/2020 6:56:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message I don't remember if I clicked on the ASP counter 0/3 (used/total) to 2/3 for 2 used / 3 total
388 4/3/2020 4:34:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message BB Wash retires to Guadalcanal
387 4/3/2020 4:33:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message
386 4/3/2020 6:31:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message No IJN PBM!!!>.......
385 4/3/2020 6:29:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Battle of Bougainville...
US dr6+2-2 = (1)=12 hits eliminating South Seas detachment...
IJN dr5+3=8=1.5/3=5 hits!!!...South Seas detachment puts up ferocious defense but fails to halt 2nd Marine Division...
384 4/3/2020 6:25:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

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Message from Japanese:
Battle for Bougainville...
US 2nd Marine Division 12-12/6 amphibious assault +2 naval support -2 mixed...
IJN South Seas detachment 3-6 +3 v amphibious assault..
383 4/3/2020 6:23:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Naval gunfire reduces the South Seas detachment..
382 4/3/2020 6:22:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

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Message from Japanese:
Naval support of the Bougainville operation...
US 16 naval factors..
381 4/3/2020 6:19:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Draw Extra Strategy card Message from Japanese:
Draw extra card per #75....
380 4/3/2020 6:19:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message The Sub Commander misses!!!...
379 4/3/2020 6:18:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

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Message from Japanese:
#75 Submarine Attack!!
378 4/3/2020 6:18:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #75: 1 / Submarine Attack
During an offensive before the beginning of the combat phase against any active Allied naval units or against any active Allied naval unit, if no battle hexes were declared during the Offensive. On a die roll of: 0-4: Allies lose one naval step (Japanese choice; can eliminate a unit). 5-9: No Effect. Draw one Strategy Card.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
The Japanese are caught by surprise even after a sub spots the US convoy and launches a torpedo attack...
377 4/1/2020 10:54:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #46: 2 / Operation Brewer: Admiralty Is. Invasion
Activate: SW PAC HQ only. Logistic Value: 1 Intelligence: Surprise Attack. Bonus: MacArthur's Navy - applies only if US Inter-Service Rivalry is in effect. The allies may activate US Navy units OR US Army units and a maximum of one non-carrier US naval unit

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Activate HQ:
SW Pac 2+LV1=3

Activate Units:
1-2) Espíritu Santo: BB 16-16 & 2Mar Div 12-12 ASP 1 of 3
moves to New Georgia
3) Guadalcanal: SF Mar Bde 4-5 ASP 2 of 3
moves to Kusaie

Battle Hex A New Georgia
Possible Battle Hex B Kusaie

Condition: Surprise Attack per card
376 4/1/2020 9:52:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message The opening paragraph under 13.1 says

A nation surrenders if the opposing player controls certain hexes of
that nation during the National Status Segment.

So I guess NL and SL need to go back on. Sorry about that.
375 4/1/2020 9:30:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message It's the BIG ONE!!!
374 4/1/2020 9:30:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message We didn't want to hear that!!! OMG!!!
373 4/1/2020 8:37:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message PBM - All Air Divisions fly to Hanoi...
372 4/1/2020 7:32:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message don't the the NL and SL units stay until the Political Phase??
371 4/1/2020 7:29:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Wow! The Japanese were anticipating heavy losses, especially for the amphibious assault forces!
370 4/1/2020 6:43:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message General Wainwright's order to regular Philippine forces to lay down their arms. NL & SL surrender to IJA forces.
369 4/1/2020 6:36:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Allies: Die roll request
Request: 10-sided die x 2

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Message from Allies:
Battle Hex Manila KOR Army + amphibious assault by 17th army(1 ASP(6-1=5) supported by the 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Air Divisions...Ground 27 ground(-2 mixed, +3 US for 17th army amphibious assault, 60 air factors...

IJA 27 [mixed -2, air +2]
vs
US 5 (Amphib +3)

IJA roll is first....
===================================
IJA 1+0=1=25%* 27=13.5 or 14 hits (Reserve CPS 10 hits)
vs
US 2+3=5=100%*5=5 hits (no effect)

Japanese ground forces overwhelm Manilla defenses!!
368 4/1/2020 6:33:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

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Message from Allies:
Battle Hex Manila KOR Army + amphibious assault by 17th army(1 ASP(6-1=5) supported by the 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Air Divisions...Ground 27 ground(-2 mixed, +3 US for 17th army amphibious assault, 60 air factors...

IJA 27 [mixed -2, air +2]
vs
US 5 (Amphib +3)

IJA roll is first....
367 4/1/2020 6:28:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Allies: Die roll request
Request: 10-sided die x 1

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Message from Allies:
Intel Change Die Roll; OC5

roll is....
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Whoa!! Things are really bad in the Philippines!!!
366 4/1/2020 6:27:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

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Message from Allies:
Intel Change Die Roll; OC5

roll is....
365 4/1/2020 6:22:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Winston is not passing on intel to the Chinese about the IJA build up in Burma. Need to know basis. :))))
364 4/1/2020 12:48:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message amphibious assault is total 6-3 = 3 remaining..
363 4/1/2020 12:47:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Operations #28: 3 / Big Tokyo Express Operation: Battle of Cape Esperance
Acitvation: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 4 Conditions: Only one ground unit (of any size) may be activated. Bonus: Place the Tokyo Express marker in any Japanese controlled hex. See Emergency Supply Routes for the use of this marker.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
activate Combined Fleet(3)+3(OC)=6 activations..
KOR Army, 17th army at Hainan, 25th Army at Bangkok...
2nd Air Division in China, 3rd & 4th Air Divisions in Japan...
--------------------------------------------------
Battle Hex Manila KOR Army + amphibious assault by 17th army(1 ASP(6-1=5) supported by the 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Air Divisions...Ground 27 ground(-2 mixed, +3 US for 17th army amphibious assault, 60 air factors...
25th Army amphibious assault from Bangkok to 2108...
362 3/31/2020 12:22:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Operations #75: 3 / Operation Detachment: Iwo Jima
Activate: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 8 if US Central Pac HQ, for all others: 4 Conditions: An Allied ground unit must make an amphibious move to a hex within 10 hexes of Tokyo or this card may only be used as an OC.

OC: 3 EC: 5

Message from Allies:
Build Ledo Road section
361 3/30/2020 11:18:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #53: 3 / WAR IN EUROPE: Minor Axis Victory
Decrease the War in Europe marker a number of spaces equal to the value associated with the year of the current game turn: 1942: 2 1943: 1 1944: No Effect 1945: No Effect Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
War in Europe (+2)-2 = 0
360 3/30/2020 10:48:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Operations #60: 3 / 20th Bomber Command: B29 Raids from China
Randomly remove one card from the Japanese hand if a B29 air unit is located in the China air unit box. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Build the Jarhat Transportation line
359 3/30/2020 8:50:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message I put the India surrenders marker on the TRT to try to remember about the -1 ground replacements...
358 3/30/2020 8:38:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #15: 3 / Mahatma Gandhi: Independence Campaign
Move the India marker one box toward India Revolts, if already in India Revolts box no additional effect. to the unrest box. Bonus: The Allies lose 1 ground replacement step next game turn and any other ground replacement steps available during the next game turn can only be used for non-Commonwealth ground units. Remove from played if used as an event.

OC: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
India marker moves from "Unrest" to "Strikes"...Allies -1 Ground Replacement next turn...
357 3/30/2020 8:14:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Doolittle!!!!...aaarrrggghhh!!!!.......
356 3/30/2020 5:30:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message ok general, we're good to go
355 3/30/2020 4:56:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Yeah!! Thank you!! The Philippines was what I was wondering about. I was trying to get my board game map in line with Vassal and I noticed the difference. I missed reading about AZOI not counting in the distance to the unit from the HQ.
354 3/29/2020 8:54:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message General I think our EOTS map has extra counters on it, at least for the Philippines. Let me check it out before you do anything else.
353 3/29/2020 6:36:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Change US Political Will From 6 to 7
352 3/29/2020 6:36:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #6: 3 / Doolittle Raid: US Bombers Attack Japan
Increase US Political Will by one. The play of this event is the pre-condition for Japanese card number 6: Doolittle Raid Reprisal. Place the Doolittle Raid marker on the game turn track as a reminder. Remove from play if use as an event.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
US Political Will from 6 to 7
351 3/29/2020 6:30:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Reset Japanese ISR
350 3/29/2020 6:14:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Didn’t I just ask you to stop repairing air units!!! :)))))))
349 3/29/2020 6:10:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Draw Extra Strategy card Message from Allies:
Drawing extra card
348 3/29/2020 12:55:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Placed High Altitude Interceptor on Turn 9 when the B29's arrive as a reminder...
347 3/29/2020 12:54:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #71: 3 / High Altitude Interceptors
2 Air Replacements: The Japanese receive 2 air replacement steps. These steps may be used immediately or recorded as replacement steps for future use. Bonus: Add +1 to Strategic bombing die rolls until the Allies control a supply eligible airbase within 5 hexes of Tokyo. Place the High Altitude Interceptors marker on the game turn track as a reminder. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
2 Air replacements...save 1 and 1 goes to reinforce the 25th Air Flotilla at Woodlark Is...
346 3/29/2020 12:46:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message you may have to change it on your map when you send it because it appears that I cannott...be sure to draw your extra card Commander...
345 3/29/2020 1:17:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #2: 1 / Imperial HQ Debate: Japanese Inter-Service rivalry
Flip the Japanese Inter-Service Rivalry Marker from its Strategic Agreement to its Inter-Service Rivalry side. No additional impact if Inter-Service Rivarly is already in effect. Draw one Strategy Card.

OC: 1 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Falling out in Tokyo!!
344 3/28/2020 10:59:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Operations #65: 1 / Yamato Suicide Run
Activation: Any HQ Intelligence: Intercept Logistic Value: One more (+1) than Allied OC value. Conditions: Only air and naval units may be activated. During Post Battle Movement, if the Yamato naval unit is on the map it must be reduced one step, wether it participates in a battle or not. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Activate South HQ(2)+1(OC)=3 activations...
South Seas Detachment at Gili Gili...
18th army at Lae...
CA Aoba at Hollandia...
------------------------------------------------
South Seas detachment sails to New Georgia(7-1 ASP's = 6)
18th army sails from Lae to Gili Gili(strategic transfer)...
CA Aoba sails to Truk.....
343 3/28/2020 7:59:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Stop repairing/replacing your air and naval units. :(((((
342 3/28/2020 6:31:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Draw Strategy cards Drew 7 cards.

341 3/28/2020 6:26:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Replacements:
Naval to refit BB Yamato to full strength.....
340 3/25/2020 9:39:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message It automatically moves the turn marker for us plus other things
339 3/25/2020 4:12:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Reset the turn marker to 3 in vassal and pressed the END button.
338 3/25/2020 4:08:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Draw Strategy cards Drew 7 cards.

337 3/25/2020 4:08:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message sub warfare unsuccessful

IJN ASP reset to 0/7
336 3/25/2020 4:07:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

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Message from Allies:
US sub warfare roll turn 4 - 4drm need 0 or less

roll is....
335 3/25/2020 4:05:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Turn marker to 4
334 3/25/2020 4:04:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message US ASP +1 to 0/3
333 3/25/2020 4:03:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Allied Replacements:

2 Ground:
3 Aus CPS from elm to FULL art Townsville {1,2}

5 Air:
[US 11th AF & 11th AF LRB] both from reduced to full at Guadalcanal {1,2}
[US 5th AF LRB] from reduced to full at Port Moresby {3}
US 13th AF from elm to reduced at Cairns {4}
[US 13th AF LRB] from reduced to full at Cairns {5}

US 1 Naval & 1 Oahu Naval
CVs Big-E & Wasp from elm to REDUCED at Espiritu Santo {1,1}


332 3/25/2020 3:46:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Two minor changes:
1) I believe I said the 3MAW AF is at Efate. It should be the 2MAW AF. The counter on the map is correct, I think I put the wrong one in the journal.
2) I left the 14th AF LRB on the movement chart and didn't include him with the reinforcement placements. He was supposed to go to Darwin. If that changes any of your reinforcement placements. Just change yours as you need.
331 3/25/2020 2:42:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Thanks for catching the Political Will thing. I totally missed that.
330 3/25/2020 1:33:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Change US Political Will From 7 to 6
329 3/25/2020 1:32:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Reinforcements...
37th army to Bougainville...
7th Air Division to Koepang...
27th Air Flotilla to Amboina...
328 3/25/2020 12:59:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message I don't think the units in the Philippines are eliminated?...they are reduced but still in range of SW Pacific HQ...6.24 Attrition p12 top left paragraph(1) 3rd situation...
327 3/25/2020 12:53:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Political Will actually should have gone down -1 due to no US carriers on the map at the end of the turn...it's on the player aide card on the inside and is listed under the heading 'US Political Will'...so I believe it should be +7(-1) = +6....
326 3/24/2020 6:52:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message 4.1 The Strategic Phase
4.11 Reinforcement Segment
CA London deploys to Calcutta
Br 4IN CP deploys to Dacca
2nd Mar DIV & BB Wash deploy to Espiritu Santo
3rd Mar AF deploys to Efate
325 3/24/2020 6:26:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies End Turn
324 3/24/2020 6:26:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message 4.3 The Political Phase
4.31 National Status Segment
No Change in National Status. I believe the China and India boxes stay as they are.
4.32 US Political Will Segment
Stays at +7, I believe
4.4 The Attrition Phase
[NL CP] is eliminated
[R CP] is eliminated
[SL CP] is eliminated
4.5 The End of Turn Phase


323 3/24/2020 9:29:00 AM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Message End of Turn??
322 3/24/2020 9:20:00 AM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Message is zis an American trick??...to confuse ze Imperial Japanese forces??
321 3/23/2020 10:27:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Also, who knows what I was doing with the game pieces.
[11th AF LRB] landed at Guadalcanal see game journal

320 3/23/2020 10:24:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message On my PBM I had [13th AF LRB] return to cairns, see journal. It still shows at Buna instead. It is in cairns.
319 3/23/2020 8:24:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Message CA Takao returns to Davao...
318 3/23/2020 8:21:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Message PBM....
CV Akagi returns to Truk...
CV Soryu returns to Kwajalein...
CV Shokaku, CA Nachi, BB Nagato, & CVL Zuiho return to Eniwetok...
317 3/23/2020 7:48:00 AM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Message they should be on the eliminated but replaceable units box...I put them in there...
316 3/22/2020 10:02:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Ok. I figured it out I think. The window that is for hide/show replaceable
units hides everything under the first unit. Weird. They are really there
315 3/22/2020 9:55:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message I'm going to try something. I'm going to use the last log file I sent you where ENT & LEX were showing and redo their removal and redo my PBM move to see if I can get them back.
314 3/22/2020 9:39:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Allied PBM:
[13th AF LRB] returns to Cairns
[5th AF LRB] lands at Port Moresby
[11th AF] lands at Guadalcanal
[11th AF LRB] lands at Guadalcanal

313 3/22/2020 8:59:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Message CV's Enterprise and Lexington sink beneath the waves off Guadalcanal to Iron Bottom Sound...
312 3/22/2020 8:39:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Allied Losses: Japanese 93 hits
Reduce full strength to reduced strength
13th AF LRB 10 hits
5th AF LRB 10 hits
11th AF LRB 10 hits
11th AF 10 hits
CV Lex 12 hits
CV Big-E 12 hits = 64 hits

29 hits left for you to distribute
All my A/N units are now at reduced strength

I'm going to send the logfile to you to make your selections.
Then send the logfile back to me and I'll do my PBM.
311 3/22/2020 8:33:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message For the Allied 31 hits (I have 4 air & 2 cv units)
I going to put a hit on
CA Takao 10 hits
CA Nachi 10 hits
CVL Zuiho 8 hits
3 hits wasted
310 3/22/2020 8:26:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Allies: Die roll request
Request: 10-sided die x 2

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Message from Allies:
IJN 93 A/N factors
vs
US 61 A/N factors

Japanese roll is first....
=========================
IJA 7=100%=93 Hits
vs
USA 4=50%=30.5=31 Hits
309 3/22/2020 8:24:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

7
4


Message from Allies:
IJN 93 A/N factors
vs
US 61 A/N factors

Japanese roll is first....
308 3/22/2020 8:22:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Activate HQ:
SWPac 2+3oc=5 (only activating Army units)
Activate Units:
1) 5th AF LRB 4-10-6 @ Port Moresby, supports Guadalcanal
2) 13th AF LRB 4-10-6 @ Cairns, stages to Buna, supports Guadalcanal
3) 11th AF LRB 4-10-6 @ Espiritu Santo, supports Guadalcanal
4) 11th AF 10-10-2 @ Espíritu Santo, stages to Guadalcanal
307 3/22/2020 8:02:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message WHEW! At least our boys are awake!!!
306 3/22/2020 8:02:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

4


Message from Allies:
intel change die roll

ec7 w/air recon

roll is....
305 3/22/2020 7:51:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Katie!!! Bar the door!!! IT"S THE KITCHEN SINK!!!!
304 3/22/2020 5:58:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #10: 3 / 2nd Operational Phase: Solomon Island Expansion
Activation: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 6 Conditions: May only be played as an event if the Japanese Inter-Service Rivalry marker is on its Strategic Agreement side.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
US radars indicate massive force coming down the Slot...
Activate South Seas HQ(2)+6 Event = 8 activations...
1st, 2nd, 3rd & 5th Carrier Divisions...
BB's Nagato & Hiei, CA Takao from Philippines, & CA Nachi...
----------------------------------------------------
Battle Hex Guadalcanal Total 93 air/naval factors...
303 3/21/2020 11:12:00 AM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Message omg!!...
302 3/20/2020 11:36:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Admiral, I'm out of cards so it's back to you.
301 3/20/2020 11:35:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Allied PBM:
All active units base at Guadalcanal.
300 3/20/2020 11:34:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Allies: Die roll request
Request: 10-sided die x 2

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0


Message from Allies:
USA:
Ground 16 +2 Air, +2 Naval, Mixed -2
IJN:
2 +3 Amphib

USA is first...
================================
GOOD GRIEF!! A total surprise everywhere

[4SN] Bde eliminated.

US no losses

Henderson field is secured! Admiral King shares kudos with Nimitz & Ghormley.


299 3/20/2020 11:28:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

5
0


Message from Allies:
USA:
Ground 16 +2 Air, +2 Naval, Mixed -2
IJN:
2 +3 Amphib

USA is first...
298 3/20/2020 9:47:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Message it is actually a 'surprise' attack!!!....
297 3/20/2020 9:41:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

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Message from Japanese:
Japanese reaction event 0-5 +2 air reconaissance..
296 3/20/2020 8:20:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #55: 3 / Operation Forager: Marianas Is. Invasion
Activate: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 6 if US Central Pac HQ, for all others: 4 The Great Marianas Turkey Shoot: Japanese aircraft carrier naval units have their attack strength reduced by 2 for the duration of this Offensive. In addition, at the conclusion of the Offensive, one active Japanese air unit or an air unit in a battle hex (Allied Player's choice) loses one step, which may eliminate the air unit.

OC: 3 EC: 5

Message from Allies:
Activate HQ:
SW Pac 2+LV4=6
Activate Units:
1) [BB Miss] 7-12 @ Townsville, moves to Guadalcanal and bombards
2-3) CVs Lex 12-12-2 & Big E 12-12-2 @ Efate, move to 4425, support Guadalcanal
4-5-6) Task force sails from Efate: [BB N.Carolina] 8-16, Mar 1 XX (1 ASP of 2) 12-12/2, Mar SF X (2 ASP of 2) 4-6/2, ALL sail to Guadalcanal to invade!! Semper Fi!!!
Battle Hex: A
Guadalcanal
Air/Naval 39AFs
Ground 16GFs
Initial Condition is Surprise
EC:5 +2AirRecon
295 3/20/2020 7:26:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Got the file. Thank you!
294 3/20/2020 6:29:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies Message Okay, the file that I thought was it wasn't. So please send your latest EOTS VSAV file. Sorry for the confusion.
293 3/20/2020 12:42:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #26: 2 / Chiang Kai-shek: Anti Communist Offensive
Move the China marker one box to the left toward Government Collaped box. If moved into the Government Collapsed box China surrenders immediately. Remove from play if use as an event.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Chiang Kai-shek must be attacking Chairman Mao's forces again...

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