They were most famous for their defeat at the hands of McCormack's Fusiliers on Bellatrix in 2616, thus cementing that unit's good reputation. The recruiting standards of the unit were not the highest, and would take anyone who could shoot straight and didn't fall down too often. After Bellatrix many former troopers would end up dispossessed, some even finding themselves in a Holovid documentary about that action filmed in 2620. 
|Commanding Officers of Ajax's Avengers|
Colonel Ajax had a poor grasp of tactics which ultimately contributed to his unit's defeat on Bellatrix.
- House Liao (The Capellan Confederation), p. 80
- Northwind Highlanders (scenario pack), p. 15