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Operation Ramadan Mubarak by Connaugh
Iran-Iraq War - 1988
In 1986, Iran launched Operation Dawn-8 and captured the Al Faw peninsula. Iraqi attempts to take back Al Faw failed.
Well, men. We are ready to expel the Iranian invaders that have been occupying our soil for two years. The Iranians have set up several defensive zones in front of the town of Al Faw with infantry in trenches backed up by M60 tanks. With three Republican Guard units, the Medina, Baghdad, and Hammurabi and the 7th Corps with the 6th Armored and 7th Infantry, we will attack and clear Al Faw of the enemy. A Commando unit will be inserted by helicopter south of Al Faw to assault the town.
7th Corps will advance south along the Shatt Al Arab and clear any opposition encountered on the way to Al Faw. The Republican Guard units will advance south on the right flank of 7th Corps and approach Al Faw from the west.
Three batteries of artillery (18 tubes) will be on call.
Republican Guard Armor units are equipped with T-72A/M1.
6th Armored is equipped with T-55A.
Mechanized Infantry Units are equipped with BMP-2.
Iranian Armor units are comprised of M60's.
Infantry are equipped with anti-tank weapons and missiles.
120 minute time limit.
Points scored for capturing Al Faw.
Points scored for destroying 50% of enemy.
1/Bagdad - Republican Guard
1/Medina - Republican Guard
1/Hammurabi - Republican Guard
1/6th Armored (T-55)
2/Bagdad - Republican Guard
2/Medina - Republican Guard
2/Hammurabi - Republican Guard
Recon - Medina
Recon - 6th Armored