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Entry # Time Turn Player Card Number Ops Type Entry
293 10/25/2021 6:20:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies 25 1 o hand #25: 1 / Operation Lilliput: Buna, New Guinea Offensive

Message from Allies:
Scratch that. Forgot that attacker defends at half strength on AA landings
292 10/24/2021 5:54:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies 25 1 Operations #25: 1 / Operation Lilliput: Buna, New Guinea Offensive
Activate: SW HQ only. Logistic Value: 3 Conditions: May only activate US air and US/Australian ground units (an exception to the Allied HQ National Command rules). US Reservist Enter Combat: US ground units have their attack strength reduced by one for the duration of this Offensive.

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
* 3727 (Townsville) : SW Pac HQ (Rivalry) Activates.
* 4825 (Espiritu Santo) : CV Wasp Activates.
* 4825 (Espiritu Santo) : BB Mississippi Activates.
* 4825 (Espiritu Santo) : M Brigade Activates.
* 4825 (Espiritu Santo): M Brigade moves to 4724
* 4825 (Espiritu Santo): BB Mississippi moves to 4724
* 4825 (Espiritu Santo): CV Wasp moves to 4624
* 4624: CV Wasp joins Battle A
* 4724: M Brigade, BB Mississippi moves to 4423 (Guadalcanal)
- Logfile written.
291 10/24/2021 4:50:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies 25 1 o hand #25: 1 / Operation Lilliput: Buna, New Guinea Offensive

Message from Allies:
290 10/24/2021 4:59:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies 25 1 Operations #25: 1 / Operation Lilliput: Buna, New Guinea Offensive
Activate: SW HQ only. Logistic Value: 3 Conditions: May only activate US air and US/Australian ground units (an exception to the Allied HQ National Command rules). US Reservist Enter Combat: US ground units have their attack strength reduced by one for the duration of this Offensive.

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
3727 (Townsville) : SW Pac HQ (Rivalry) Activates.
* 3023 (Darwin) : [19 LRB] Activates.
* 3023 (Darwin) : 2M Division Activates.
* 3023 (Darwin) : 2M Division Deactivates.
* 3023 (Darwin) : 2M Division Activates.
* 3023 (Darwin) : BB Washington Activates.
* 3023 (Darwin): 2M Division moves to 2922
* 3023 (Darwin): BB Washington moves to 2922
* 2922: 2M Division, BB Washington moves to 2721 (Koepang)
* 3023 (Darwin): [19 LRB] joins Battle D
* 3023 (Darwin): [19 LRB] joins Battle A
- Logfile written.
281 10/22/2021 12:34:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese 51 3 Operations #51: 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:
Play as operations. Activate South HQ for 1+3=4 activations

* 2106 (Mandalay) : 15th Army Activates.
* 2106 (Mandalay) : 38th Army Activates.
* 2008 (Rangoon) : [37th Army] Activates.
* 2110 (Bangkok) : [2 AD] Activates.

38 Army moves to and attacks Myitkyina - BHA - capturing Lashio in the process.

15 Army moves to Ledo, via Imphal and Jarhat, capturing all 3 locations

33 Army moves to Mandalay.

2 AD moves to Mandalay and joins BHA

file up and back to you

277 10/20/2021 4:08:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies 29 2 Operations #29: 2 / Operation Toenails: New Georgia Invasion
Actiavte: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 4 Artillery Support: During all battles for this Offensive, the Allies receive a +1 die roll modifier during Ground combat.

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
2+1 Activations
* 2206 (Lashio) : [1 Ind Corps] Activates.
* 2006 (Akyab) : SEAC Air Activates.
* 1905 (Dacca) : 15 British Corps Activates.
* 2206 (Lashio): [1 Ind Corps] moves to 2305 (Myitkyina)
* 2006 (Akyab): SEAC Air moves to 1905 (Dacca)
* 1905 (Dacca): 15 British Corps moves to 2006 (Akyab)
* 1805 (Calcutta) : SEAC HQ (Rivalry) Activates.
- Logfile written.
275 10/17/2021 7:15:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese 7 2 Event #7: 2 / US Joint Staff Debate: US Inter-Service Rivalry
Flip the US Inter-Service Rivalry Marker from its Strategic Agreement to its Inter-Service Rivalry side. No additional impact if Inter-Service Rivalry is already in effect. Draw one Strategy Card.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event. To draw a card. No change in US ISR status.

File up and back to you

273 10/17/2021 4:22:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies 43 1 Event #43: 1 / Japanese Army/Navy Dispute
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:
255 10/6/2021 10:07:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies 24 2 Operations #24: 2 / Skip Bombing Attack: Battle of the Bismark Sea
The Japanese permanently lose one Amphibious Shipping Point unless it is their last ASP. Bonus: Prior to battle, if an active Japanese CA, CL or APD naval unit moved within the extended range of a U.S. non-LRB air unit it loses one step. If more than one naval unit qualifies, Japanese player's choice. Draw one Strategy Card. Remove from play if use as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
* 5808 (Oahu) : Cen Pac HQ (Rivalry) Activates.
* 5100 (Dutch Harbor): 11AF LRB moves to 5101
* 5101 : 11AF LRB Activates.
* 5101: 11AF LRB moves to Turn 5 (Jan-Apr 1943)
* 5808 (Oahu): X Corps moves to 5707
* 5707 : X Corps Activates.
* 5707: X Corps moves to 4612 (Wake)
* Allied ASP Marker uses 1/3 ASP
* Allied ASP Marker uses 2/3 ASP
* 5808 (Oahu): 7AF LRB moves to 5707
* 5707 : 7AF LRB Activates.
* 5707: 7AF LRB moves to Turn 5 (Jan-Apr 1943)
- Logfile written.
246 10/5/2021 4:14:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 47 3 Event #47: 3 / VADM Kondo: Conquest of the Dutch East Indies
Activation: South or South Seas HQs only. Logistic Value: 7 Float Plane Tactics: Japanese CA naval units add 2 to their attack strengths for the duration of this Offensive.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
Play as event. Activate South HQ for 1+7=8 activations

* 2008 (Rangoon) : 15th Army Activates.
* 2008 (Rangoon) : 38th Army Activates.
* 1913 (Kuala Lumpur) : 21 AF Activates.
* 2212 (Saigon) : BB Kongo Activates.
* 2311 (Cam Ranh) : CA Mogami Activates.
* 2008 (Rangoon) : [5 AD] Activates.
* 2305 (Myitkyina) : 3 AD Activates.
* 2107 : [Korean Army] Activates.

15 Army and 38 Army move to and attack Mandalay - BHA
Korean Army moves to and joins BHA

3 AD moves to Rangoon and attacks Akyab - BHB

5 AD at Rangoon attacks Lashio - BHC

Mogami and Kongo move to and attack Dacca - BHD
21 AF moves to Rangoon and joins BHD

Burma Road is closed pending the resolution of the offensive. No need to mark right now, but the Chinese units in Kunming are out of supply and not available for activations.

file up and back to you

243 10/5/2021 9:54:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies 65 3 Operations #65: 3 / MacArthur "moral obligation": US Invades Philippines
Activate: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 8 if SW Pac HQ, for all others: 6 Conditions: This card may only be played as an event if at least one battle hex is declared in a Philippine hex. Bonus: This event ends a US inter-service rivalry. Flip the US Inter-Service Rivalry marker to its Strategic Agreement side. If the US Inter-Service Rivalry marker is already on Strategic Agreement side there is no additional effect. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 3 EC: 5

Message from Allies:
Activate Central Pac
3+3
7 AF LRB to Midway via Air Ferry
X Corps moves to Midway
2 ASPs used
11 AF LRB moves to Wake
Strat move
I am at work
I can use my phone to use internet but I can not use to creat a mobile hot spot so no file.
Sorry about that.
At this point I am just trying to keep game moving.
I realize I am letting 3 activations go up in smoke.
242 10/3/2021 11:23:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 47 3 o hand #47: 3 / VADM Kondo: Conquest of the Dutch East Indies

Message from Japanese:
retrieving per ISR card play and discard.
241 10/3/2021 11:22:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 57 3 #57: 3 / WAR IN EUROPE: Minor Axis Victory
OC: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Discard per ISR card play
240 10/3/2021 11:22:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 33 2 Event #33: 2 / Imperial Intervention
This event ends a Japanese inter-service rivalry. Flip the Japanese Inter-Service Rivalry marker to its Strategic Agreement side. If the Japanese Inter-Service Rivalry marker is already on Strategic Agreement side there is no additional effect. Bonus: If this card is played as an event, the Japanese have the option to discard a card of their choice and re-place it with any card from the discard pile (not those removed from play).

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event. No change to ISR status.

Bonus - Will discard a card do retrieve a card from the discards.

No new file - no change to Vassal log.

Back to you
237 10/2/2021 9:12:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies 19 2 Event #19: 2 / Anakim Operation: Burma Offensive
Activation: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 3 Conditions: Only ground and air units may be activated.

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
1805 (Calcutta) : SEAC HQ (Rivalry) Activates.
* 2106 (Mandalay) : [1 Ind Corps] Activates.
* 1805 (Calcutta) : 15 British Corps Activates.
* 1805 (Calcutta): 15 British Corps moves to 1905 (Dacca)
* 2106 (Mandalay): [1 Ind Corps] moves to 2206 (Lashio)
226 9/29/2021 10:00:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 28 3 Event #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:
Play as event. Activate South HQ for 1+4=5 activations

* 2008 (Rangoon) : 3 AD Activates.
* 1913 (Kuala Lumpur) : 21 AF Activates.
* 2110 (Bangkok) : 1 AD Activates.
* 2110 (Bangkok) : 2 AD Activates.
* 2015 (Singapore) : 38th Army Activates.

Bonus - Tokyo Express marker placed in Myitkyina

38 Army strat moves to Rangoon

1 AD, 2 AD, and 21 AF move to Rangoon

1 AD and 2 AD attack Akyab - BHA

21 AF and 3 AD attack Mandalay - BHB

file up and back to you
225 9/29/2021 1:26:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 28 3 o hand #28: 3 / Big Tokyo Express Operation: Battle of Cape Esperance

Message from Japanese:
Disregard
224 9/29/2021 1:25:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 28 3 Event #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:
Play as operations. Activate South HQ for 1+3=4 activations

* 2110 (Bangkok) : 1 AD Activates.
* 2110 (Bangkok) : 2 AD Activates.
* 2107 : [Korean Army] Activates.
* 2008 (Rangoon) : 15th Army Activates.

15 Army moves to Mandalay via 2007 - BHA
Korean Army moves to and joins BHA
1 AD and 2 AD move to Rangoon and join BHA

file up and back to you
218 9/26/2021 10:11:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies 57 2 Event #57: 2 / Axiom: British Amphibious Rangoon-Singapore Operation.
Activate: Any Commonwealth or Joint HQ. Logistic Value: 5 Conditions: Only Commonwealth and Chinese units plus US air units may be activated.

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
Activate Anzac HQ
5+1
11 AF to Cape York, PM, attack Lae
5 AF LRB attack Lae
5 AF Tac to PM, attack Lae
Aus Air attack Lae
Kent to Lae, attack Lae
3 Aus Ground moves to 3923.
Will try to send a file at lunch time
210 9/23/2021 3:20:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 77 3 Operations #77: 3 / Fuel Shortage: Japanese re-deploy fleet
Due to fuel shortages the Japanese player may move the Combined Fleet HQ and up to 4 naval units of any type from their current location to any port hex which is within 3 hexes of a resource space. The movement of the HQ and naval units may not enter an unneutralized Allied air ZOI.

OC: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations. Activate South HQ for 1+3=4 activations

* 2119 : 16th Army Activates.
* 2018 (Batavia) : [37th Army] Activates.
* 2220 (Soerabaja) : [CVL Ryujo] Activates.
* 2616 (Tarakan) : 14th Army Activates.

14 Army moves to Lae

15 Army, 37 Army, and Ryujo move to and attack Tjilatjap - BHA

file up and back to you
208 9/23/2021 10:22:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies 73 2 Event #73: 2 / WAR IN EUROPE: Major Allied Victory
Increase the War in Europe marker a number of spaces equal to the value associated with the year of the current game turn: 1942: 1 1943: 2 1944: 3 1945: 3 Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
197 9/18/2021 3:11:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 76 2 Operations #76: 2 / Operation Tsurugi: Japan Attacks a B29 Base with Giretsu Airborne unit
Activation: Any HQ Logistics Value: 1 Conditions: Any air or naval units may be activated, but only one brigade size ground unit may be activated. Bonus: If the Allied player has a B29 LRB unit within 8 hexes of Tokyo (3706) or in the China Air units box, the Japanese player rolls a die. On a die roll of: 0-4: Lose one B29 Air step* 5-9: No Effect *Japanese choice Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 4 EC: 6

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations - activate South HQ for 1+2=3 activations

* 2014 (Kuantan) : 38th Army Activates.
* 2018 (Batavia) : CVL Zuiho Activates.
* 2812 (Clark Field) : 2 AD Activates.

38 Army moves to and attacks Singapore - BHA
Zuiho moves to and joins BHA

2 AD strat moves to Bangkok

file up and back to you

I neglected to mark Singapore as BHA -

191 9/17/2021 2:17:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 4 1 Event #4: 1 / JN25 Code Change
Intelligence: Intercept Draw one Strategy Card.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Hi Mike - got back late yesterday - too busy during the trip to go to war.

Sorry for the delay -

Play as event to detect offensive -

and draw a card.

Did you want the SEAC Air involved in BHA?

I'll proceed after I hear the answer -
187 9/14/2021 8:03:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies 7 2 o deck #7: 2 / Vinegar' Joe Stilwell: Burma Offensive
OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
170 9/13/2021 4:20:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 58 3 Event #58: 3 / Western Force: Conquest of Sumatra
Activation: South or South Seas HQs only. Logistic Value: 5 Paratroopers: Prior to movement place a Japanese control marker in a hex that is within extended range of an active Japanese air unit if (1) the hex is either unoccupied or is occupied solely by a Dutch regiment; and (2) the hex is not within an unneutralized Allied air ZOI. Eliminate the Dutch regiment.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
Play as event. Activate South HQ for 1+5=6 activations

* 2008 (Rangoon) : 22 AF Activates.
* 2008 (Rangoon) : Korean Army Activates.
* 2409 (Hanoi) : 3 AD Activates.
* 1913 (Kuala Lumpur) : 38th Army Activates.
* 2516 : [19th Army] Activates.
* 2012 (Singora) : 5 AD Activates.

Bonus - 22 AF at Rangoon drops paratroops on Myitkyina.

Korean Army moves to and attacks Mandalay - BHA
(unit gets to Mandalay via hex 2007, then to Mandalay)
(makes a difference if the attack fails and the attacker has to retreat)
3 AD moves to Rangoon and joins BHA

22 AF attacks Akyab - BHB

38 Army moves to and attacks Kuantan - BHC
5 AD joins BHC

19 Army moves to and attacks Balikpapan - BHD

file up and back to you

164 9/11/2021 7:31:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies 16 1 Operations #16: 1 / Makin Island Raid: US Raiders
One Japanese air unit (Allied Player's choice) that is on a non-Japanese Islands hex within the range of a US HQ is reduced one step, even if this would eliminate the air unit. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 1 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
- Playing a 1 card
- Had a feeling ISR was on it's way..
* 5808 (Oahu) : Cen Pac HQ (Rivalry) Activates.
* 5100 (Dutch Harbor) : BB North Carolina Activates.
* 5100 (Dutch Harbor): BB North Carolina moves to 5000 (Umnak)
* 5100 (Dutch Harbor) : 1M Division Activates.
* 5100 (Dutch Harbor): 1M Division moves to 5000 (Umnak)
* 5000 (Umnak): 1M Division moves to 4600 (Attu/Kiska)
* 4600 (Attu/Kiska): 1M Division moves to 5000 (Umnak)
* 5000 (Umnak): BB North Carolina, 1M Division moves to 4600 (Attu/Kiska)
162 9/11/2021 5:36:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese 34 2 Event #34: 2 / US Army/Navy Dispute: Slows US Reinforcements
Flip the US Inter-Service Rivalry Marker from its Strategic Agreement to its Inter-Service Rivalry side. No additional impact if Inter-Service Rivalry is already in effect. Draw one Strategy Card.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event.

and a card draw

file up and back to you
149 9/8/2021 7:55:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies 63 3 card as Operations #63: 3 / Operation Stalemate: Invasion of Pelelu and Ulithi
Activate: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 6 if US Central Pac HQ, for all others: 4

OC: 3 EC: 5

Message from Allies:
After WAY TOO MUCH time staring at the board I have decided to use this card for the first down payment on the Burma Road. Might be the worst move ever.
146 9/7/2021 4:44:00 AM May-Aug 1942 Allies 79 3 Operations #79: 3 / Soviets Invade Manchuria
Manchuria: If Tojo has resigned, then this card MUST be played as an event, otherwise it can only be played as an OC. If played as the event the Japanese permanently lose two Resource Hexes (3302 and 3303). Place a Soviet Flag in each hex to denote Allied control that counts for Progress of the War. Bonus: If China has not surrendered, move the China marker two boxes toward or into the Stable Front box.. RESHUFFLE: If played as an OC or discarded, place this card back in the deck and reshuffle the deck at the end of the game turn. If played as the event, permanently remove this card from the deck and do NOT reshuffle. This card may not be played as a Future Offensive.

OC: 3 EC: 0

NOTE: Deck will be reshuffled before next deal.Message from Allies:
- Sean- Tarakan battle is an auto kill
- Using a 3 OPS card
- 3+1 Activations
* 3823 (Port Moresby) : ANZAC HQ (Agreement) Activates.
* 3823 (Port Moresby) : [PM Bde] Activates.
* 3823 (Port Moresby) : Aus Air Activates.
* 3727 (Townsville) : 2 Aus Corps Activates.
* 3727 (Townsville) : 5AF LRB Activates.
* 3823 (Port Moresby): [PM Bde] moves to 3922 (Buna)
* 3823 (Port Moresby): Aus Air moves to 3922 (Buna)
* 3727 (Townsville): 2 Aus Corps moves to 3823 (Port Moresby)
* 3727 (Townsville): 5AF LRB moves to 3823 (Port Moresby)
145 9/6/2021 3:35:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese 54 3 Operations #54: 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:
Play as operations. Activate South Seas for 2+3=5 activations

* 2813 (Manila/Corregidor) : 14th Army Activates.
* 3520 (Hollandia) : [17th Army] Activates.
* 3720 (Wewak) : 1 SN Bde Activates.
* 3706 (Tokyo) : CV Akagi Activates.
* 3706 (Tokyo) : BB Hiei Activates.

14 Army moves to and AA Tarakan - BHA - 2 ASP

17 Army strat move to Lae

1 SN Bde strat move to Rabaul

Hiei strat move to Lae

Akagi strat move to Guadalcanal

file up and back to you
138 9/5/2021 7:08:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies 7 2 Operations #7: 2 / Vinegar' Joe Stilwell: Burma Offensive
Activate: SEAC HQ only. Logistic Value: 4 Conditions: May only activate air and ground units. Merrill's Marauders: During any ground combat in any battles initiated by this Offensive, the Allied player adds 2 to all Allied ground combat die rolls for the duration of this Offensive due to the assistance of the 5307th Composite Group. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
activate ANZAC
2+1
137 9/4/2021 3:37:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese 74 1 Operations #74: 1 / Tokyo Rose: Mrs. Iva Ikuko D'Aquino
Reduce US Political Will by one. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations. Activate South Seas for 2+1=3 activations

* 3219 (Vogelkop) : 1 SN Bde Activates.
* 3706 (Tokyo) : [18th Army] Activates.
* 3813 (Saipan/Tinian) : CV Soryu Activates.

18 Army strat move to Saipan

Soryu moves to Truk

1 SN Bde moves to and AA Wewak - 1 ASP

Soryu PBMs to Wewak

file up and back to you
131 9/3/2021 8:36:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies 57 2 Operations #57: 2 / Axiom: British Amphibious Rangoon-Singapore Operation.
Activate: Any Commonwealth or Joint HQ. Logistic Value: 5 Conditions: Only Commonwealth and Chinese units plus US air units may be activated.

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
Mike Forsyth (Allies)> - 2+1 Activations
* 3823 (Port Moresby) : ANZAC HQ (Agreement) Activates.
* 3823 (Port Moresby) : Aus Air Activates.
* 4024 (Gili Gili) : CA Kent Activates.
* 4024 (Gili Gili): CA Kent moves to 3922 (Buna)
* 3922 (Buna): CA Kent moves to 3822 (Lae)
* 3823 (Port Moresby): Aus Air joins Battle A
* 3727 (Townsville): 5AF LRB joins Battle A
- Logfile written.
126 8/31/2021 10:17:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese 31 3 Operations #31: 3 / New Operation Plan: Island Fortifications
The Japanese player gains a +1 ground combat die roll modification for the remainder of the game in any battle that occurs on a one hex island. Place the Japanese +1 Defensive Doctrine marker on the game turn track as a remainder. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations. Activate Combined Fleet for 3+3=6 activations

* 3706 (Tokyo) : CV Soryu Activates.
* 3407 (Kure) : 25 AF Activates.
* 2812 (Clark Field) : 14th Army Activates.
* 3607 (Nagoya) : 3 AD Activates.
* 3706 (Tokyo) : 1 AD Activates.
* 3407 (Kure) : BB Yamato Activates.

14 Army moves to and attacks Manila - BHA
Soryu moves to and joins BHA

25 AF moves to Ponape (strat move)

Yamato moves to Truk

3 AD moves to Hanoi

1 AD strat move to Bangkok

file up and back to you

123 8/30/2021 5:10:00 AM May-Aug 1942 Allies 14 2 Event #14: 2 / WAR IN EUROPE: Minor Allied Victory
Increase the War in Europe marker a number of spaces equal to the value associated with the year of the current game turn: 1942: 1 1943: 1 1944: 2 1945: 3 Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
117 8/28/2021 5:52:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese 29 3 Operations #29: 3 / Combined Fleet: Battle of Santa Cruz
Activation: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 4 Conditions: Only air and naval units may be activated. Effective Aerial Torpedo Tactics: Increase Japanese aircraft carrier naval units attack strength by 2 for the duration of the Offensive.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations - activate Combined Fleet for 3+3=6 activations

* 2709 (Hong Kong) : [17th Army] Activates.
* 3009 (Taihoku) : 23 AF Activates.
* 3607 (Nagoya) : 4 AD Activates.
* 2415 (Miri) : 2 SN Bde Activates.
* 2415 (Miri) : CA Nachi Activates.
* 3704 (Hakodate) : [27th Army] Activates.

27 Army moves to and AA Attu/Kiska - 1 ASP

Nachi and 2 SN Bde moves to and AA Biak - BHA

23 AF moves to Davao

17 Army moves to and AA Hollandia - 1 ASP

4 AD moves to Guam

file up and back to you
115 8/27/2021 6:52:00 AM May-Aug 1942 Allies 23 2 Event #23: 2 / PT Boats
Flip the Japanese ASP marker to its No Barges side. If Japanese Barges are not currently in play (Japanese card 73) that event is permanently superseded. Place the PT Boat marker on the game turn track as a reminder. Draw one Strategy Card. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
114 8/26/2021 11:33:00 AM May-Aug 1942 Japanese 78 1 Event #78: 1 / Tainan Air Unit: Reinforcement
The Japanese player receives the Tainan Air Unit. This unit may be placed on any friendly, in supply, airfield that is within range of an in supply Japanese HQ. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event.

Tainan Air unit placed in Sarong.

File up and back to you
112 8/25/2021 7:00:00 AM May-Aug 1942 Allies 42 2 Operations #42: 2 / WAR IN EUROPE: Minor Allied Victory
Increase the War in Europe marker a number of spaces equal to the value associated with the year of the current game turn: 1942: 1 1943: 1 1944: 2 1945: 3 Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Activating Anzac
* 3727 (Townsville): Aus Air moves to 3626 (Cairns)
* 3626 (Cairns): Aus Air moves to 3823 (Port Moresby)
107 8/23/2021 4:57:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese 41 3 Operations #41: 3 / Patrick Hurley: Chinese Nationalist and Communist Reconciliation Fails
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: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations. Activate South HQ for 1+3=4 activations

* 2913 : [19th Army] Activates.
* 2017 (Bangka) : [25th Army] Activates.
* 2415 (Miri) : [CVL Ryujo] Activates.
* 3305 (Seoul) : Korean Army Activates.

Korean Army strat move to Rangoon

19 Army AA to 2516 - 1 ASP

25 Army moves to and attacks Palembang - BHA
Ryujo moves to and joins BHA

file up and back to you
101 8/19/2021 4:39:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Japanese 39 2 Operations #39: 2 / Subhas Chandra Bose: Pro-Japanese Indian Army
2 Ground Replacements: The Japanese gain two ground replacement steps that must be used immediately. The recipent ground unit must be within 3 hexes of Rangoon (2008) to receive the replacement. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations. Activate South HQ for 1+2=3 activations

* 2112 (Khota Baru) : [25th Army] Activates.
* 2110 (Bangkok) : 5 AD Activates.
* 2220 (Soerabaja) : 16th Army Activates.

5 AD moves to Kuala Lumpur and attacks Singapore - BHA

16 Army moves to 2119

25 Army moves to and AA Bangka - 1 ASP (avoids MA Air AZOI at 2115)

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99 8/19/2021 4:08:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies 79 3 m discard pile back to deck #79: 3 / Soviets Invade Manchuria

Message from Allies:
Part 2
98 8/19/2021 4:07:00 PM May-Aug 1942 Allies 79 3 y card #79: 3 / Soviets Invade Manchuria

Message from Allies:
Per my mistake
74 8/13/2021 7:09:00 AM Jan-Apr 1942 Allies 36 3 Operations #36: 3 / Operation Cherry Blossom: Bougainville Landing
Activate: Any HQ. Logistics Value: 5 Arleigh Burke: US CA naval units have 2 added to their attack strength for the duration of this Offensive.

OC: 3 EC: 5

Message from Allies:
Remove SW HQ to turn track.
69 8/11/2021 1:32:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Japanese 24 1 Operations #24: 1 / Submarine Attack
Play during an offensive; at the end of all combat 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:
Play as operations. Activate South HQ for 1+1=2 activations

* 2018 (Batavia) : [16th Army] Activates.
* 2018 (Batavia) : CVL Zuiho Activates.

Zuiho and 16 Army move to and AA Soerabaja - BHA

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61 8/9/2021 5:34:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Japanese 3 2 Operations #3: 2 / Col. Tsuji, Unit 82: Jungle Warfare
Activate: Any HQ Logistic Value: 3 Intelligence: Surprise Attack Conditions: Only Japanese ground units may be activated. Bonus: In any ground combat that occurs in a Malaya, Jungle or Mixed terrain hex for the duration of this operation, the final die roll modifier for the Japanese in any ground battles is +4.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations. Activate South HQ for 1+2=3 activations

* 1913 (Kuala Lumpur) : 21 AF Activates.
* 2311 (Cam Ranh) : BB Kongo Activates.
* 2110 (Bangkok) : 5 AD Activates.

Kongo moves to and attacks Tjilatjap - BHA
5 AD and 21 AF move to Teloekbetoeng and join BHA

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59 8/9/2021 2:36:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Japanese 17 2 Operations #17: 2 / Japanese Counterattack at Savo Island
Activation: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 3 Intelligence: Intercept. Conditions: Either air or naval units may be activated, but not both. Japanese Night Fighting Advantage: Japanese CA, CL and APD naval units have 2 added to their attack strength for all battles fought during the current Offensive. Draw one Strategy Card.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations. Activate South Seas for 2+2=4 activations

* 3814 (Guam) : 3 SN Bde Activates.
* 4021 (Rabaul) : SS Bde Activates.
* 3119 (Sarong) : 1 SN Bde Activates.
* 3706 (Tokyo) : CV Shokaku Activates.

SS Bde move to and AA Guadalcanal - 1 ASP
3 SN Bde move to and AA Lae - 1 ASP
1 SN Bde moves to and captures Vogelkop
Shokaku strat move to Eniwetok

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56 8/8/2021 1:01:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Japanese 55 3 Event #55: 3 / WAR IN EUROPE: Major 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: 3 1943: 2 1944: 1 1945: No Effect Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event. WiE value moves to -3

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53 8/8/2021 6:02:00 AM Jan-Apr 1942 Allies 28 2 Operations #28: 2 / Operation Chronicle: Woodlark Island Operation
Actiavte: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 3 Bonus: If ground units are landed on an unoccupied one hex island, prior to ANY reaction place an Allied control marker on all adjacent unoccupied one hex islands.

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
44 8/6/2021 5:34:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Allies 70 2 #70: 2 / Slim's Burma Offensive
OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
43 8/6/2021 5:34:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Allies 70 2 oved Strategy card to hand #70: 2 / Slim's Burma Offensive

Message from Allies:
42 8/6/2021 5:31:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Japanese 79 2 Operations #79: 2 / Tinian Raid: Japanese Attack B29 Base
Activation: Any HQ Logistics Value: 1 Conditions: Any air or naval units may be activated, but only one brigade size ground unit may be activated. Bonus: If the Allied player has a B29 LRB unit within 8 hexes of Tokyo (3706) or in the China Air units box, the Japanese player rolls a die. On a die roll of: 0-4: Lose one B29 Air step* 5-9: No Effect *Japanese choice Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 4 EC: 6

Message from Japanese:
Play as operations. Activate South HQ for 1-1+2=2 activations

* 2108 (Kwai Bridge North) : 15th Army Activates.
* 2110 (Bangkok) : 22 AF Activates.

15 Army moves to and attacks Rangoon - BHA
22 AF joins BHA

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39 8/6/2021 5:13:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Japanese 64 2 Event #64: 2 / Weather: Halsey's Typhoon
Allied Offensive is canceled. All units are placed back at their starting locations. The Japanese player may reduce one full strength Allied CA or DD naval unit (Japanese player choice) that was activated for the canceled Offensive. This can only reduce, not eliminate, the naval unit. If none of the specified naval units are available, there is no additional effect. Draw one Strategy Card. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event to cancel Slim's Burma Offensive.

Units returned to starting positions
7th Armored returned to reinforcements chart
and I draw a card

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36 8/6/2021 6:43:00 AM Jan-Apr 1942 Allies 70 2 Event #70: 2 / Slim's Burma Offensive
Activate: SEAC HQ only. Logistic Value: 6 Conditions: Only Commonwealth and Chinese units plus US air units may be activated. Bonus: The Allied player receives the 7th Armored Brigade. Place this unit in any friendly in supply, Indian or Burmese port hex. If this condition cannot be met, the unit is permanently remove from the game. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
* 1805 (Calcutta) : SEAC HQ (Agreement) Activates.
- 6 + 1 Activations. Slim's Burma offensive
* 2105 (Imphal/Kohima): 1 Ind Corps moves to 2106 (Mandalay)
* 2106 (Mandalay): 1 Ind Corps moves to 2008 (Rangoon)
* 2008 (Rangoon): B Ind Division moves to 2006 (Akyab)
* 2407 (Kunming): [66 Army] moves to 2206 (Lashio)
* 2407 (Kunming): [5 Army] moves to 2305 (Myitkyina)
* 2407 (Kunming): [6 Army] moves to 2206 (Lashio)
* Allied Reinforcement Chart: 7 Armor Bde moves to 1608
- Per Card Event
* 1608: 7 Armor Bde moves to 2008 (Rangoon)
25 8/5/2021 5:12:00 AM Jan-Apr 1942 Allies 8 1 Event #8: 1 / Australian Coast Watchers
Intelligence: Intercept. Conditions: Can only be played if Japanese air or naval units are activated for the current Offensive. Draw one Strategy Card. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 1 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
24 8/4/2021 3:48:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Japanese 59 3 Event #59: 3 / Central Force: Conquest of Borneo
Activation: South or South Seas HQs only. Logistic Value: 5 Paratroopers: Prior to movement place a Japanese control marker in a hex that is within extended range of an active Japanese air unit if (1) the hex is either unoccupied or is occupied solely by a Dutch regiment; and (2) the hex is not within an unneutralized Allied air ZOI. Eliminate the Dutch regiment.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
Play as event. Activate South HQ for 1+5=6 activations

* 2109 (Kwai Bridge South) : 15th Army Activates.
* 2110 (Bangkok) : 5 AD Activates.
* 1917 (Teloekbetoeng) : [16th Army] Activates.
* 1917 (Teloekbetoeng) : CVL Zuiho Activates.
* 1913 (Kuala Lumpur) : 21 AF Activates.
* 2915 (Davao) : CA Nachi Activates.

Bonus - paratroopers dropped on Medan via 21 AF activation

Nachi moves to and attacks Soerabaja - BHA

Zuiho and 16 Army move to and AA Batavia - BHB

21 AF moves to and attacks Tjilatjap - BHC

15 Army moves to and attacks Kwai Bridge North - BHD
5 AD supports BHD

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22 8/3/2021 12:46:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Allies 4 1 Event #4: 1 / Arcadia Conference
This event ends a US inter-service rivalry. Flip the US Inter-Service Rivalry marker to its Strategic Agreement side. If the US Inter-Service Rivalry marker is already on Strategic Agreement side there is no additional effect. Bonus: The Allied player receives the ABDA HQ, which is place in any in supply port in Java, Borneo, Sumatra or Celebes. If no such port is available this HQ is removed from play for the remained of the game. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 1 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Place in Tjilatjap.
No file sent.
Sorry about not properly activating units.
Back to you.
7 8/2/2021 9:06:00 PM Jan-Apr 1942 Japanese 47 3 Event #47: 3 / VADM Kondo: Conquest of the Dutch East Indies
Activation: South or South Seas HQs only. Logistic Value: 7 Float Plane Tactics: Japanese CA naval units add 2 to their attack strengths for the duration of this Offensive.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
Play as event. Activate South HQ for 1+7=8 activations

* 3004 (Peiping) : 2 AD Activates.
* 2812 (Clark Field) : 5 AD Activates.
* 2212 (Saigon) : 22 AF Activates.
* 2909 (Tainan) : 21 AF Activates.
* 2915 (Davao) : CVL Zuiho Activates.
* 2915 (Davao) : CVL Ryujo Activates.
* 2915 (Davao) : [16th Army] Activates.
* 2911 (Aparri) : 1 SN Bde Activates.

1 SN Bde moves to and AA Sarong - 1 ASP

2 AD moves to Clark Field
2 AD and 5 AD attack Manila - BHA

21 AF and 22 AF move to Kuala Lumpur and attack Singapore - BHB

Zuiho and 16 Army move to and AA Teloektetoeng - 1 ASP
Zuiho attacks Batavia - BHC

Ryujo moves to and attacks Soerabaja - BHD

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