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Beta Galaxy (Clan Snow Raven)

CSR Beta Galaxy Insignia
Beta Galaxy
Nickname Storm Crow Galaxy
Affiliation Clan Snow Raven
Parent Command Clan Snow Raven Touman

Beta Galaxy lost much of its strength in Harvest Trials against Clan Jade Falcon.[1] It spent the 3060s rebuilding to become the main frontline Galaxy in the Homeworlds.[2] During the Jihad it was tasked with the second retribution campaign in 3069 against the Draconis Combine.[3]


Clan Invasion Era[edit]

Beta Galaxy lost the 11th Raven Battle and 6th Raven Stoop Clusters to Clan Jade Falcon in the Harvest Trials.[1]

The Dark Age[edit]

In 3144 the Raven Alliance attacked and conquered Sterlington and Kirbyville using Beta Galaxy. Sterlington was defended by the Third Periphery Guard at the time; the Ninth Raven Wing Cluster made very effective use of their Hippogriff ProtoMechs as shock weapons, and in at least one notable instance the Ninth managed to rout a dug-in contingent of the Third Periphery Guard by deploying Elementals and Afreets on the ground before dropping Hippogriffs onto the Third from a high altitude to sweep down. The sudden appearance of the ProtoMechs caused panic and disarray amidst the ranks of the Third, who promptly ran into the arms of a second wave of Raven forces.[4]


Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the Beta Galaxy
Galaxy Commander Reagan McCorkell 3061[1]
Galaxy Commander Grady Magnus 3145[5]



Composition History[edit]




  • Fifth Raven Stoop
  • Ninth Raven Wing
  • 97th Raven Striker Cluster


Former Units[edit]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Field Manual: Warden Clans, p. 129
  2. Field Manual: Updates, p. 65.
  3. Field Report: Clans, p. 18
  4. Technical Readout: 3145 Mercenaries, p. 46, "Hippogriff ProtoMech"
  5. 5.0 5.1 Field Manual: 3145, p. 173
  6. Field Manual: Updates, p. 79
  7. Field Report: Clans, p. 19