Battle of Sunda Strait

Date

3/24/01

Umpire

Jimmy Sperling

Weather

Night
Visibility 32"
Sea State 1
Winds calm

Victory Conditions

Decisive Japanese Victory: Both ABDA cruisers sunk without any of the transports being damaged.
Tactical Japanese Victory: Both ABDA cruisers sunk.
Decisive ABDA Victory: The ABDA force inflicts three time its damage on the Japanese.
Tactical ABDA Victory: The ABDA force inflicts 1 1/2 times its damage boxes on the Japanese.
Miracle: The ABDA force escapes without being sunk.

Notes

Houston's aft main battery turret is out of commission. She has lost one main battery armament box and her main battery cannot fire into her aft arc.

There are 50 transports anchored along the shore of the bay, along with minelayer Shirataka. If one is fired on or hit, roll randomly.

Optional Forces

Several groups of Allied ships could possibly have made a combined breakout through Sunda Strait. If desired, include the given optional forces.

Western Attack Force

DesRon 5 (Japan)

Flagship


Natori

Ships in Squadron

FubukiFubukiFubukiFubukiFubukiKamikazeKamikazeKamikazeKamikaze

Force Attachments

MogamiMikumaFubuki


ABDA Command

ABDA Cruiser Force

Flagship


Houston

Ships in Squadron

Force Attachments

WickesWickesWickesWickesWickes


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