Captain Kiwi AAR.

HMS Amelia closes with the coast just out of range from the forts in the small hours of the morning.



Reducing speed, her cutting out crews take to the ships boats towing astern.





With muffled oars they head for the harbour.
Amelia comes about to avoid being spotted when dawn breaks.


As the crews pass the forts on the headland this triggers a card to be drawn from the deck of incidents. Luckily they are not spotted by the sentries.



As the boats approach the boom, they hear muffled sounds from the Picket boat as it heads away from them.



With the draw of another card they force the boom without being spotted.



Working their way stealthily across the harbour the boats approach their objective.



The boats split forces, with one going alongside the Alligator, whilst the Marines and the rest of the