Eighty years on: 16th September 1939

(being the report of a solo wargame campaign)

16th September 1939


The Luftwaffe bombed the Jewish Quarter of Warsaw.  Warsaw was encircled by German forces. 

Game day 16 – China on the offensive.

1st Mongolian Infantry Corps, without Russian support, moved south into China.

2nd Chinese Infantry (Nationalist) Infantry Corps moved north-west towards Peking (Modern Beijing).

1st Chinese Infantry Corps attacked 1st Japanese Infantry Corps. 6 attacks @1 vs 3 defends @2.  1 successful attack, no successful defends.  1st Japanese Infantry Corps retreated eastwards.

Background image copyright Milton Bradley/Hasbro