45th Hector Cavaliers (Clan Ice Hellion)

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Forty-fifth Hector Cavaliers
Disbanded 3072 (Destroyed)
Affiliation Clan Ice Hellion
Parent Command Zeta Galaxy


The Forty-fifth Hector Cavaliers were primarily composed of green recruits, the unit had seen little action with an influx of new warriors by 3059.[1]

In 3067 the Cavaliers were stationed on Tathis.[2]

The Cluster along with the rest of the Galaxy moved to the Inner Sphere in 3070, they formed the Hellion secondary force under saKhan Conner Rood. They were tasked with securing the Periphery border in 3071. This force captured Anywhere, Somerset, Erewhon, Bone Norman, and Lackhove.[3] In September 3071 they attacked Wotan and in October captured Götterdämmerung and Here. In November Clan Hell's Horses attacked these Hellion holdings and left few warriors alive from the Galaxy, effectively destroying the Cluster.[4]


Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 45th Hector Cavaliers
Star Colonel Gertwin 3059[1]
Star Colonel Taney 3067[2]


The Forty-fifth primarily used hit-and-run tactics to fight, in part because of their second-rate equipment.[1]

Composition History[edit]


45th Hector Cavaliers (3 Trinaries/Green/Reliable)[1]

  • CO: Star Colonel Gertwin


45th Hector Cavaliers (Green/Questionable)[2]

  • CO: Star Colonel Taney


Warriors are allowed three rerolls on to-hit and piloting rolls.[5]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 87, "45th Hector Cavaliers Profile"
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Field Manual: Updates, p. 72: "Crusader Clans Deployment Table"
  3. Wars of Reaving, p. 69-70
  4. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 29
  5. Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 177