From: Konin, Poland, European Union
14-18 JAN 43
Mostly quiet days
I whant to send bombers to Chittagong but i do make mistake and they attack empty Cox's Bazar. there is 50 P-38 in Chittagong. Stupid mistake.
/strafing Hudson's sunk two SC near Rangoon
I see movement in Akyab. Allies troops entering Burma
I am moving more troops to garrison DEI. Fleet is on place to counter attack in case of invasion.
I lost two AK with troops on decks. One from TT hits after sub attack. Second ater Catalina attack.
Morning Air attack on TF, near Wetar at 72,114
Weather in hex: Moderate rain
Raid spotted at 7 NM, estimated altitude 11,000 feet.
Estimated time to target is 4 minutes
PBY-5 Catalina x 3
No Allied losses
AK Kyushu Maru, Torpedo hits 3, and is sunk
Japanese ground losses:
649 casualties reported
Squads: 26 destroyed, 3 disabled
Non Combat: 31 destroyed, 18 disabled
Engineers: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled
Guns lost 5 (5 destroyed, 0 disabled)
I am keeping Wotje and Maloelap closed.
Betty's sunk two APDs
Morning Air attack on TF, near Ailuk at 143,113
Weather in hex: Overcast
Raid detected at 39 NM, estimated altitude 3,000 feet.
Estimated time to target is 13 minutes
A6M5 Zero x 24
G4M1 Betty x 20
Japanese aircraft losses
G4M1 Betty: 3 damaged
APD Dent, Torpedo hits 1, and is sunk
APD Paul Jones
APD Manley, Torpedo hits 2, and is sunk
Enemy sub sunk xAP near Truk
Mostly Quiet. But I am moving toward Yenan. Today I broke trough last line defenses. So city is only defended by eng units and division engaged today. So it is going to bee easy
Ground combat at 88,38 (near Yenan)
Japanese Deliberate attack
Attacking force 38420 troops, 330 guns, 287 vehicles, Assault Value = 1436
Defending force 8789 troops, 72 guns, 0 vehicles, Assault Value = 262
Japanese adjusted assault: 1236
Allied adjusted defense: 11
Japanese assault odds: 112 to 1
Defender: terrain(+), disruption(-), experience(-), supply(-)
Japanese ground losses:
532 casualties reported
Squads: 0 destroyed, 48 disabled
Non Combat: 0 destroyed, 5 disabled
Engineers: 1 destroyed, 5 disabled
Allied ground losses:
3431 casualties reported
Squads: 103 destroyed, 81 disabled
Non Combat: 197 destroyed, 8 disabled
Engineers: 6 destroyed, 3 disabled
Guns lost 20 (10 destroyed, 10 disabled)
Units retreated 6
Defeated Allied Units Retreating!
12th Tank Regiment
11th Chinese Corps
3rd Prov Chinese Corps
13th Group Army
17th Group Army
7th Group Army
2nd Construction Regiment
Two more George factories are one point from being repaired. If only one repair until end of month i will have George in April.
< Message edited by koniu -- 12/2/2012 8:10:35 AM >
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