Marshdale

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

Marshdale
Marshdale nearby systems (3151)
Marshdale nearby systems (3151)
(Map Legend)
System Information
X:Y Coordinates 163.367 : 330.046[e]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

Clan Invasion[edit]

Marshdale was conquered by Clan Smoke Jaguar during the Fifth Wave of Operation Revival in November 3051. During the Year of Peace the 6th Ghost regiment had constructed extensive defenses in preparation for the resumption of hostilities, and when the Smoke Jaguar's 3rd Jaguar Cavaliers invaded they led them in a running battle along the length of the continent, destroying a number of Jaguar 'Mechs in ingenious traps. At the last the Jaguar commander ordered his heavy forces into Drenden and commanded them to lay waste to the city, hoping to draw the regiment into open battle. The Ghosts complied and faced them in Asquare Field, an area they had previously sown with bombs and traps. However the Third Cavaliers had learned their lesson and sent members of the technician caste ahead to trip the bombs in advance; once accomplished they proceeded to cut a swath right through the Sixth Ghost. Though an orderly retreat was made to the city of Thoughnet, the Jaguars manage to overtake and defeat the unit there.[30]

Operation Bulldog[edit]

Marshdale was invaded in the third wave of Operation Bulldog by Ryuken-ni, Com Guard's Ninth Division, and the First Fusiliers of Oriente. The defending Alpha Galaxy Command Trinary and Ninth Jaguar Cavaliers took very heavy casualties and were defeated.[31]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 28 systems (26 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Outer Volta 14.5 Wolcott 17.8 Jeronimo 22.3 Bangor 23.7
Labrea 25.0 Juazeiro 28.4 Albiero 29.7 Teniente 31.1
Byesville 31.3 Savinsville 33.8 Hanover 34.4 Irece 39.4
Hyner 40.9 Caripare 42.2 Itabaiana 42.6 Luzerne 44.7
Duxfort 45.2 Pesht 47.3 Maldonado 49.7 Meinacos 51.4
Bilma 52.9 Schuyler 55.3 Coudoux 55.5 Cyrenaica 56.5
Brocchi's Cluster 57.5 Kabah 58.9 Herndon 62.1 Ulsan 63.2

References[edit]

  1. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 18, "Draconis Combine Founding" - 2319
  2. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 31, "Draconis Combine after Age of War - 2571"
  3. Historical: Reunification War, p. 159, "Inner Sphere Map [2596]"
  4. Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  5. Field Manual: SLDF, Inner Sphere - [2764]
  6. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  7. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 43, "Draconis Combine after First Succession War - 2822"
  8. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122, "Inner Sphere - 2822"
  9. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 53, "Draconis Combine after Second Succession War - 2864"
  10. House Kurita (The Draconis Combine), "Draconis Combine Map - [3025]"
  11. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 64, "Draconis Combine after Third Succession War - 3025"
  12. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 66, "Draconis Combine after Fourth Succession War - 3030"
  13. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  14. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 68, "Draconis Combine after War of 3039 - 3040"
  15. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map [3050]"
  16. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere Map [3052]"
  17. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 71, "Draconis Combine after Operation REVIVAL - 3052"
  18. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map [3057]"
  19. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere Map [3063]"
  20. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 74, "Draconis Combine after FedCom Civil War - 3067"
  21. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 42, "Inner Sphere Map [October 3067]"
  22. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 65, "Inner Sphere Map [3075]"
  23. Field Report: DCMS, p. 23, "Draconis Combine Deployment Map [3079]"
  24. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  25. Field Manual: 3085, p. 127, "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  26. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  27. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map - [3135]"
  28. Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere Map - [3145]"
  29. Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  30. Invading Clans (sourcebook), p.68
  31. Field Manual: Comstar, p.34

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