Constance

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Note: X and Y are coordinates (light years on XY plane) relative to Terra at (0, 0)

Constance
Constance neighbouring systems
Constance neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates 100.03:429.05[e]

The Constance system was home to at least one habitable world or construct and as at 3145 was located in the Rasalhague Province of the Rasalhague Dominion.[1][2]

System Description[edit]

The Constance system is located near the Glabach and Jarett systems.[3]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

The Constance system was colonised at some point prior to the end of the Reunification War.[6]

Clan Invasion[edit]

In April 3050 Constance was attacked by Clan Ghost Bear during the First Wave of Operation REVIVAL. The 68th Striker Cluster was tasked with conquering the planet, then defended by the Honor Guard, a garrison force of five BattleMech companies and two regiments of armor. With major confrontations taking place at Cedar Groves and Harmond Hills, the defenders used every trick in the book to defeat the Clan invaders in this savage battle, including poisoning the general water supply on the assumption the Ghost Bears did not have their own reserves. Star Colonel Chou Vong labeled the Honor Guard dezgra after this incident and used it as an excuse to call down his entire Cluster to finish the battle quickly. However the Honor Guard's use of guerrilla tactics denied this swift victory as both sides resorted to ambushes and other devious tactics. The Honor Guard's elite armor regiments were finally hunted down over the course of five days of attrition fighting.[31]

The Jihad[edit]

In March 3076 Constance was the second of four Ghost Bear Dominion worlds to be raided by Clan Ice Hellion stragglers after the failed Ice Hellion invasion of the Clan Jade Falcon Occupation Zone several years before.[23][24]

Military Deployment[edit]

3061[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Systems within 60 light-years (distance in light years)
Closest systems first:
Jarett 14.1 Glabach 16.7 Idlewind 23.5 Thule 27.0
Pinnacle 28.2 Kiruna 30.9 Ferranil 35.4 Trondheim 36.3
Richmond 40.5 Damian 40.6 Holmsbu 44.3 Last Frontier 45.6
Nykvarn 46.6 Porthos 47.9 New Ceylon 48.5 Susquehanna 48.6
Rockland 50.8 Garstedt 53.8 Polcenigo 55.0 Santander V 56.6
Turtle Bay 59.8

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  4. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 18, "Draconis Combine - [2319] Map"
  5. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 31, "Draconis Combine after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  6. 6.0 6.1 Historical: Reunification War, p. 159, "Inner Sphere - [2596] Map"
  7. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  8. 8.0 8.1 Handbook: House Kurita, p. 43, "Draconis Combine after First Succession War - [2822] Map"
  9. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  10. House Kurita (The Draconis Combine), "Draconis Combine Map - [3025]"
  11. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 64, "Draconis Combine after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  12. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 66, "Draconis Combine after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  13. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  14. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 68, "Draconis Combine after War of 3039 - [3040] Map"
  15. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3050] Map"
  16. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere - [3052] Map"
  17. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 71, "Draconis Combine after Operation REVIVAL - [3052] Map"
  18. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3057] Map"
  19. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  20. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 43, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map"
  21. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 74, "Draconis Combine after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  22. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 65, "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  23. 23.0 23.1 Jihad Hot Spots: Terra, p. 21, "Timeline of the Jihad"
  24. 24.0 24.1 Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 55, "The Jihad In Review"
  25. Field Report: Clans, p. 25, "Ghost Bear Dominion & Kungsarmé/Clan Nova Cat Deployment Map - August 3079"
  26. Field Report: DCMS, p. 21, "Draconis Combine Mustered Soldiery Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  27. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  28. Field Manual: 3085, p. 127, "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  29. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  30. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map - [3135]"
  31. Invading Clans, p. 31
  32. Field Manual: Warden Clans, p. 164, "Warden Clans Deployment Table"

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