34th Marik Militia
|34th Marik Militia|
|Unit Profile (as of 3059)|
|Parent Formation||Marik Militia|
The Thirty Fourth Marik Militia was formed in 3057.
The 34th did not participate in Operation Bulldog.
As of 3067, they were headquartered on Amity. The 34th Marik Militia was part of Operation Broken Fist, the defense of the Free Worlds League against invading forces from the Lyran Commonwealth's Skye and Bolan Provinces. By 3079 they had overcome their inexperience and become a stalwart defensive unit. Splitting into two smaller commands, they garrisoned the Tamarind District worlds Epsilon and Nockatunga.
The relentless pace of Lyran assaults on worlds protected by the Thirty-Fourth eventually led to disaster. In mid to late 3079 the Thirty-Fourth was soundly defeated at Epsilon by the 4th Lyran Regulars and 8th Lyran Regulars, suffering severe losses before they could escape to the friendly system of Promised Land. The 34th would be defeated again on Nockatunga in early September 3079 by the 4th Alliance Guards and was forced to retreat to limit collateral damage. Shortly thereafter, the Free Worlds League was disbanded following the final vote of the Free Worlds League Parliament in January 3079. This shocking event, coupled with the unit's losses, drove morale to an all-time low. For the next five years, any rumor of a deployment to a front line sparked numerous desertions.
The 34th is too new to have any tactical specialties.
- CO/1st Battalion: Colonel William Adams
- XO: Force Commander Rumi Vyse
- 2nd Battalion: Force Commander Nicholas Bryce
- 3rd Battalion: Force Commander David "Dragon" Cotteril
- Wing Commander: Commodore Cleophas Galliard
34th Marik Militia (Regular/Questionable)
- CO: Colonel Rumi Vyse
34th Militia Aerospace (Wing/Regular/Reliable)
- CO: Captain Myghal Ward
12th Promised Land Armor Regiment (Green/Questionable)
- CO: Lieutenant Colonel Toni Knezevic
3rd Promised Land Infantry Brigade (Green/Reliable)
- CO: Lieutenant Colonel Radzim Carrara
- Shattered Sphere, p. 68
- Field Manual: Free Worlds League, p. 69, "34th Marik Militia Unit Profile"
- Field Manual: Updates, p. 160, "FWLM Deployment Table - 3067"
- Masters and Minions: The StarCorps Dossiers, p. 80
- Field Report: FWLM, p. 11
- Field Manual: 3085, p. 102
- Field Manual: 3085, p. 89
- Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 24-25, "Lyran Aggressors Press Into League Territory"
- Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 24, "Item 2"
- Field Manual: 3085, p. 93, "FWLM Deployment Table - 3085"