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

Marshdale neighbouring systems
Marshdale neighbouring systems
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 Planets[edit]

Planets within 2 jumps (60 light-years)
Closest planets first:
Planet Distance (LY) Jumps 2750 3025 3030 3040 3052 3057 3062
Outer Volta 14.69 1 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Wolcott 17.98 1 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Jeronimo 22.52 1 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Bangor 23.87 1 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Labrea 25.22 1 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Juazeiro 28.70 1 DC DC DC DC CNC CNC DC
Albiero 29.86 1 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Byesville 31.57 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Teniente 32.46 2 DC DC DC DC CNC CNC DC
Savinsville 34.10 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Hanover 34.65 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Hyner 41.25 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Caripare 42.54 2 DC DC DC DC CNC CNC DC
Itabaiana 42.99 2 DC DC DC DC CNC CNC DC
Luzerne 45.07 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Pesht 47.60 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Maldonado 50.13 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Meinacos 51.86 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
McAlister 52.06 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Cyrenaica 52.82 2 DC DC DC DC CNC CNC DC
Schuyler 55.78 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Coudoux 55.99 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Irece 56.26 2 DC DC DC DC CNC CNC DC
Brocchi's Cluster 58.22 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Kabah 59.45 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC


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