104th Assault (Clan Steel Viper)

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104th Assault Cluster
Unit Profile (as of 3061)
Nickname The Midgard Serpent
Parent Formation Delta Galaxy (current)[1] Beta Galaxy (until 3053)


The only Steel Viper unit that returned to the Clan Homeworlds after having fought in the Invasion of the Inner Sphere.[1]

Operation Revival[edit]

Wave Five[edit]

In December 3051 during Operation Revival the 104th challenged the First Falcon Striker Cluster for control of Orkney.[2]

The battle ended in a draw after two days of fighting, with the two Clans agreeing to share possession.[2]


Main article: Battle of Tukayyid

Post Invasion[edit]

The 104th was ordered to escort a shipment of materials from the Inner Sphere to New Kent in 3053, but did not subsequently receive any orders to return to the Inner Sphere.

Repulsed a raid on New Kent by Clan Ice Hellion's Zeta Galaxy.[1]


As of 3061 to 3067 the commanding officer was Star Colonel Russell Ahmed.[1][3]


The combat style of the Cluster is offensiv, because all warriors want show their worth to be part of the Inner Sphere occupation no matter what it takes.[1]

Composition History[edit]


104th Assault Cluster (4 Trinaries/Veteran/Questionable)[1]

  • CO: Star Colonel Russel Ahmed


104th Assault Cluster (Elite/Questionable)[1]

  • CO: Star Colonel Russel Ahmed



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Field Manual: Warden Clans, p. 151, "Delta - Galaxy 104th Assault Cluster"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Invading Clans (sourcebook), p. 89, "Orkney"
  3. Field Manual: Updates, p. "Warden Clans Deployment Table"