Life Magazine, July 10, 1939 - Japan home guard

11. JAPAN

11.1   JAPAN BEGINS PLAY IN FALL 1939

11.2   U.S.-JAPANESE TENSIONS

11.3 JAPANESE DECLARATION OF WAR

11.1   JAPAN BEGINS PLAY IN FALL 1939:

11.11 In a Global War game, regardless of when war breaks out in Europe, Japan begins play in A World at War in Fall 1939, at the same time as the U.S.

11.2  U.S.-JAPANESE TENSIONS:

11.21  U.S.-Japanese tensions begin at 0 in Fall 1939, just as in a normal game of A World at War (transition rule 10.3).

11.22 Any USJT event modifiers which occur prior to Fall 1939 as a result of war breaking out in Europe are implemented in Fall 1939.

11.3 JAPANESE DECLARATION OF WAR:

11.31 Japan may not declare war on the Western Allies or Russia until war has broken out in Europe and A World at War has begun.