Xi Provisional Galaxy (Clan Star Adder)

Xi Provisional Galaxy
Unit Profile (as of 3067)
Nickname None
Parent Formation Clan Star Adder Touman
Formed February 2966


Raised to defend the Paxon system. Founding units came from Mu and Nu Provisional Galaxy.[1]

Xi spent its entire existence guarding the planet Krakau.[1]

Paxon was hit by forces from Clan Ice Hellion and Clan Hell's Horses. Xi repelled these assaults, and worked with Clan Diamond Shark to defend several factories.[2]

Burrock Absorption and After[edit]

During the Burrock Absorption, Xi was ordered to attack a Cluster of the Burrock's Beta Galaxy that was also in system. The Burrock commander, Star Colonel Hoyt Marghar settled for a token Trial once he realized the seriousness of the charges against Clan Burrock. After losing the Trial (a golf match), the Burrock unit was incorporated into Xi.[1]

Xi's unofficial logo is a golf ball, in recognition of the Burrock absorption.[1]


As of 3059 the commanding officer was Galaxy Commander Malachi Reisch.[1]

In 3067 the commanding officer is Galaxy Commander Zachariah Truscott.[3]


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Composition History[edit]


  • Three Clusters



Considered to be the best equipped and manned second-line Galaxy in the Star Adder Touman.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 129, "Xi Provisional Galaxy"
  2. Field Manual: Updates, p. 51
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Field Manual: Updates, p. 74, "Crusader Clans Deployment Table"