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"1937 Plan Orange on Desperatu Island, The Philippines" Topic


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ge2002bill Supporting Member of TMP13 Mar 2019 10:38 p.m. PST

Plan Orange was the USA contingency plan for war with Japan in the 1930s. The following AAR is our version of that what-if ashore on fictional Desperatu Island. It features 28mm collections and a few scenic 54mms too.

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Our story is told by very briefly captioned photos. Your eyes will enjoy it. Plus, there are design ideas for a rear-guard action which might be of use.

Respectfully,
Bill P.
Chronicler for General Pettygree's Adventures

Marc33594 Supporting Member of TMP14 Mar 2019 4:22 a.m. PST

Thanks for going to all that trouble, nice read and great looking game. I may have missed it, in which case I do apologize, but what rules were you using?

Old Contemptibles Supporting Member of TMP14 Mar 2019 8:23 a.m. PST

Nice looking game. I have those same buildings from Miniature Building Authority. They are very versatile. They can be used for a variety of periods. I plan to use them in my France 1940 scenario. Those Japanese rifles are really long. They look like pikes. What rules are you using?

47Ronin14 Mar 2019 3:09 p.m. PST

Great stuff.

Thanks for sharing.

ge2002bill Supporting Member of TMP14 Mar 2019 8:17 p.m. PST

Marc33594, Rallynow and 47Ronin Thank you for your kind remarks.
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Rules are House Rules.
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Respectfully,
Bill P.
Chronicler of The Adventures of General Pettygree
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ragsthetiger14 Mar 2019 8:30 p.m. PST

Really amazing…wonderful stuff. I kept picking out more great details the longer I looked. :-D

Gaz004515 Mar 2019 3:07 a.m. PST

Great looking game! Love 'early war' stuff, working on my Japanese forces this week too.

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