Remshield

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Remshield
Remshield neighbouring systems
Remshield neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates 97.44 : -139.89[e]
Spectral class F9V[1]
Recharge time 180 hours[1]
Recharge station(s) None[1]

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

Remshield
Geophysical
System position 2nd[1]
Jump point
distance
11.19 days[1]
Moons None[1]
Surface gravity 0.99[1]
Atmospheric pressure Standard (Breathable)[1]
Equatorial temperature 38°C (Temperate)[1]
Surface water 40%
Highest native life Reptile[1]
Reference Year 3079[1]
Infrastructure
Capital Mineral City[1]
Population 833,000,000[1]
Socio-Industrial Levels B-C-B-C-D[1]
HPG (Representative) B[1]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

Fourth Succession War[edit]

Following the lull in major offensives in early 3029, a number of new offensives began as the Fourth Succession War entered its second year. The AFFS forces on the Capellan front did their best to rest and resupply during the lull, anticipating a return to combat operations; orders for the fifth wave of Operation RAT were received in late April, and large-scale invasions of the Capellan Confederation began again.[33] Stripped of JumpShips to form a command chain for Operation INTRUDERS COMMUNION, few of the front-line forces within the Sarna Commonality were able to respond to the fresh wave of attacks.[15] The AFFS deployed the Davion Light Guards RCT to capture Remshield, which was still rich in minerals despite the Star League era irrigation projects that had transformed the main continent into fruitful land failing as the machinery decayed, shifting the continent back to being a desert.[34]

Defending Remshield were two units; the First Battalion of Hurloc's Hussars and the First Battalion of the [[Fourth Tau Ceti Rangers. The two commands had taken up positions around the two main cities on Remshield, Mineral City - the planetary capital - and Jewel Box. The Commanding Officer of the Guards, Marshal Jonathan Riftenberg, decided to split his forces, dropping the lighter, faster elements of his conventional forces some twenty kilometers from Mineral City, with orders to gather information on the Hussars' defenses. As the conventional forces began probing the Hussar defenses, the five DropShips transporting the Guards' 'Mechs landed at the spaceport at Jewel Box. The Commanding Officer of the Ranger forces, Major Willemina Surn, had been leading her troops to join the battle at Mineral City, but doubled back to enage the Guards 'Mech forces. Although the Rangers had the advantage in terms of weight, the Guards were ale to use their superior mobility on the concrete spillways around the battlefield to outflank the Rangers, and the Rangers eventually withdrew - first from the battle, and then from Remshield.[34]

With Jewel Box secure, the Guards used the only heavy rail system on Remshield to transport forces from Jewel Box to Mineral City; whilst the Capellans worked out what was going on and eventually cut the rails, the Guards had managed to make it most of the way to Mineral City. Once the Guards had marshalled their combined forces at Mineral City the battle for control proved easier than anticipated, due to a lack of effective support from the militia for the Hussars, and the Hussars' light weight. After two days of fighting the surviving enemy troops surrendered.[34]

The Jihad[edit]

In 3079, Remshield is the home of a CCAF Duchy RTC that trains vehicle crews and conventional infantry.[1]

Military Deployment n[edit]

3025[edit]

3029[edit]

3067[edit]

3079[edit]

- At this point in time, the 5th Confederation Reserve Cavalry were deployed across Foot Fall, Mandate and Remshield. The 5th was at 75% of full strength, with 80% of their equipment featuring upgraded technology.

3085[edit]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Jewel Box: the second major city on Remshield.[39]
  • Mineral City: the planetary capital city.[1][39]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Systems within 60 light-years (distance in light years)
Closest systems first:
Aosia 16.5 Heligoland 16.5 Moravian 19.2 Tsingtao 19.4
Kek 20.9 Mandate 22.7 Matsu 22.8 Highspire 23.6
Lee 27.6 Lhasa 30.7 Menkib 32.9 Foot Fall 32.9
Plataea 33.1 Ares 36.2 Bell 36.8 Perkasie 37.2
New Macao 37.5 Sakhalin 37.5 Kaifeng 38.0 Vintru 38.5
Truth 38.6 Cammal 39.0 Undra 39.9 Lacadon 40.6
Zaurak 41.3 Staffin 46.5 Shipka 46.6 New Athens 47.7
Jonathan 49.9 Oli 50.4 Minnacora 50.9 Foochow 50.9
Acala 52.3 Ashkum 53.2 Necromo 54.0 Wei 54.3
Menkar 54.6 New Sagan 55.3 Capricorn III 56.3 Axton 56.4
Tianamon 57.3 Sarna 57.4 Gallitzin 57.6 Mytilene 58.0
Gahral 59.9 Paches 60.0

References[edit]

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 Objectives: Capellan Confederation, p. 14, "Remshield"
  2. Handbook: House Liao, p. 17, "Capellan Confederation Founding - [2366]"
  3. Handbook: House Liao, p. 13, "Timeline: Capellan Zone 2367"
  4. Handbook: House Liao, p. 25, "Capellan Confederation 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. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  8. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 24-25, "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  9. Handbook: House Liao, p. 31, "Capellan Confederation after First Succession War - [2822 Map]"
  10. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  11. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 112-113, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  12. Handbook: House Liao, p. 39, "Capellan Confederation after Second Succession War - [2864] Map"
  13. House Liao (The Capellan Confederation), p. vii, "Capellan Confederation Map - [3025]"
  14. Handbook: House Liao, p. 40, "Capellan Confederation after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  15. 15.0 15.1 NAIS The Fourth Succession War Military Atlas Volume 2, p. 38, "Fifth Wave"
  16. Handbook: House Liao, p. 49, "Capellan Confederation after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  17. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - [3040]"
  18. Era Report: 3052, p. 10, Inner Sphere - [3050] Map
  19. Era Report: 3052, p. 22, Inner Sphere - [3052] Map
  20. Era Report: 3062, p. 10, Inner Sphere - [3057] Map
  21. Handbook: House Liao, p. 60, "Capellan Confederation after Operation Guerrero [3058]"
  22. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  23. Handbook: House Liao, p. 68, "Capellan Confederation after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  24. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 43, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map"
  25. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 64, "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  26. Field Report: CCAF, p. 21, "Capellan Confederation Armed Forces Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  27. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  28. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii , "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  29. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  30. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3135] Map"
  31. Era Report: 3145, p. 38, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  32. Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  33. NAIS The Fourth Succession War Military Atlas Volume 2, p. 38, "Capellan Front"
  34. 34.0 34.1 34.2 34.3 34.4 NAIS The Fourth Succession War Military Atlas Volume 2, p. 39, "Remshield"
  35. House Liao (The Capellan Confederation), p. 106, "Unit Deployment Table"
  36. Mercenaries Supplemental II, p. 66, "Mercenary Deployment Table"
  37. Field Report: CCAF, p. 11, "Confederation Reserve Cavalry Regimental Status"
  38. Field Manual: 3085, p. 34, "Deployment Table - 3085"
  39. 39.0 39.1 Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named 4SWv2p38B

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