Colonel Ichiki's men were practically wiped out the night before in wave after wave of banzai attacks across the Tenaru into the well-prepared Marine defenses. Canister, machine-gun fire, and courage had broken Ichiki's back. As dawn rose above the sand bar it was time for the Marines to mop up...
Attacker: American (USMC) (G Company, 2nd Battalion, 1st Marines/A and B Companies, 1st Battalion, 1st Marines)
Defender: Japanese (Ichiki Butai)
Turns: 8 Players: 2 OBA: None Night: No
Tenaru River, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands 1942-08-21
Squads: A:26.0 D:17.0
AFVs: A:4 M3 LT x 4
Guns: A:1 M3A1 37mm AT Gun x 1 D:1 Type 92 Infantry Gun x 1 Type 89 Heavy Grenade-Launcher x 4