The Marine Raiders were looking to cross the Matanikau River to the west bank to complete an encirclement. Unbeknownst to the Marines, the IJA had crossed the river and was on the east bank when the engagement occurred.
Attacker: American (USMC) (1st Raider Battalion)
Defender: Japanese (12th Company, 124th Infantry Regiment)
Turns: 7.5 Players: 2 OBA: None Night: No
"The One-Log Bridge", Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands 1942-09-26
Squads: A:12.0 D:8.0
AFVs: A:0 D:0
Guns: A:0 M2 60mm Mortar x 1 D:0 Type 89 Heavy Grenade-Launcher x 2