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DeWitt

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

DeWitt
DeWitt neighbouring systems
DeWitt neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates 257.72 : -21.76[e]

The DeWitt system was home to at least one habitable world or construct and as at 3145 was located in the Minette Operational Area of the Crucis March within the Federated Suns.[1][2]

System Description[edit]

The DeWitt system is located near the Bogard and Emporia systems.[1][2]

System History[edit]

The DeWitt system was colonised at some point during or shortly after the First Exodus from Terra.[3]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

First Succession War[edit]

In 2789 the Draconis Combine began a hugely successful invasion of the Federated Suns, with Draconis Combine Mustered Soldiery units pouring across the border and conquering system after system while the Armed Forces of the Federated Suns desperately tried to mount a defense amidst mass confusion and conflicting orders exacerbated by the DCMS specifically targeting communications systems and JumpShips as priorities for destruction to disrupt communications. The first attempt to break the invasion was mustered by First Prince John Davion in 2788, and that attempt - Operation SOLAR SHIELD - was an expensive disaster. By the time Prince John's second plan had begun at the end of 2789, DeWitt was one of the worlds under Combine occupation.[34][10]

Prince John's second plan - a massive naval response under the operational command of Admiral Kenneth Jones - saw AFFS forces return to DeWitt in early 2790. The AFFS battle group was commanded by Vice Admiral Marjorie Stone and spent a week hunting down the Draconis Combine Admiralty ships in the system before moving on to strike at the Blandinsville system.[10]

Military Deployment[edit]

3145[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Systems within 60 light-years (distance in light years)
Closest systems first:
Emporia 15.3 Bogard 15.7 Charleywood 18.0 Saltural 22.7
Carnac 24.0 Sauk City 26.5 Kestrel 27.2 Robinson 29.3
Allerton 29.5 Blandinsville 31.7 Franklin 33.3 Saunemin 36.5
Larned 36.7 Courtney 37.2 Evansville 38.7 Rochester 39.5
Lucerne 42.8 Corydon 44.5 Imbrial III 45.7 New Valencia 47.1
Dahar IV 47.2 Bettendorf 48.1 Ballentine 48.2 Colchester 48.3
Potwin 49.9 Kirklin 50.2 Acoma 52.4 Sodus 52.5
Maynard 52.6 Klamriz V 53.5 Layover 53.5 Streator 54.1
Cholame 56.1 Lexington 57.9 Northfield 58.0 Hoff 58.8
Sakhara V 58.9 Cahokia 59.8

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  3. 3.0 3.1 Handbook: House Davion, p. 18, "Federated Suns at their Founding - [2317] Map"
  4. Handbook: House Davion, p. 48, "Federated Suns after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  5. Historical: Reunification War, p. 159, "Inner Sphere - [2596] Map"
  6. Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  7. Field Manual: SLDF, "Inner Sphere - [2764] Map"
  8. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  9. Field Report 2765: Federated Suns, p. 29, "Federated Suns Armed Forces Deployment Map - [2765]"
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 First Succession War, p. 41-42, "Cholame"
  11. First Succession War, p. 44, "Draconis Combine-Federated Suns Front 2786-2796"
  12. Handbook: House Davion, p. 54, "Federated Suns after First Succession War - [2822] Map"
  13. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  14. Handbook: House Davion, p. 60, "Federated Suns after Second Succession War - [2864] Map"
  15. House Davion (The Federated Suns), "Federated Suns Map - [3025]"
  16. Handbook: House Davion, p. 70, "Federated Suns after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  17. Handbook: House Davion, p. 72, "Federated Suns after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  18. Handbook: House Davion, p. 76, "Federated Suns after War of [3039] - [3040] Map"
  19. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  20. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, Inner Sphere - [3050] Map
  21. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, Inner Sphere - [3052] Map
  22. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, Inner Sphere - [3057] Map
  23. Handbook: House Davion, p. 78, "Federated Suns after Operation Guerrero [3058]"
  24. The Periphery, 2nd Edition, p. 111, "Taurian Concordat and Tortuga Dominions"
  25. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, Inner Sphere - [3063] Map
  26. Handbook: House Davion, p. 82, "Federated Suns after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  27. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 43, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map"
  28. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 64, "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  29. Field Report: AFFS, p. 21, "Federated Suns Armed Forces Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  30. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  31. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  32. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  33. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3135] Map"
  34. First Succession War, p. 41, "An Expensive Learning Curve"
  35. Field Manual: 3145, p. 91, "Armed Forces of the Federated Suns"

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