Nathan

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Nathan
Nathan nearby systems (3151)
Nathan nearby systems (3151)
(Map Legend)
System Information
X:Y Coordinates -67.217 : -49.158[e]

Owner History[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

Third Succession War[edit]

During the Third Succession War Nathan was a rural world periodically used by Free Worlds League Military units as a rest and recuperation berth. In 3018 Nathan was raided by the mercenary unit Snord's Irregulars as part of a campaign the Irregulars had dubbed Operation Junk Yard Dog. The Irregulars were in pursuit of items looted from their museum on Clinton by FWLM troops late in 3017, and had tracked some of the items to Nathan, where they were due to be auctioned off on the open market. Using security codes stolen by the Lyran Commonwealth the Irregulars disguised their DropShip as a League vessel returning from the front lines, receiving clearance to land as guests of the local Earl on March 13th. While on approach to Nelson the Irregulars executed a combat drop in secret, achieving total surprise over the FWLM elements and supporting commands on Nelson at the time. The Irregulars proceeded to fight a series of simultaneous engagements in cities across Nelson over the next two weeks, retrieving items before the League could bring in additional forces. In one notable instance the Irregulars managed to recover a number of items from within the city of Fullson, using a hurricane that struck the city as cover to withdraw with the items ahead of League forces.[9]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Fullson: a city on Nelson.[9]
  • Markhall: a city on Nelson.[9]
  • Tros: a city on Nelson.[9]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 64 systems (61 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Alphard 3.4 Miaplacidus 9.1 Remulac 11.5 Savannah 12.7
Acubens 15.1 Connaught 15.6 Bordon 16.3 Elbing 21.5
Irian 21.9 Dieudonné 24.6 Pliska 25.1 New Dallas 26.7
Catroxx 26.9 Marik 28.9 Aquileia 30.1 Dubhe 33.3
Chertan 34.4 Callison 34.4 Avellaneda 34.4 Marcus 34.6
Van Diemen 35.2 Talitha 36.1 Augustine 36.3 Grobin 36.8
Alhena 37.8 Adhafera 38.1 Blue Sava 38.2 Wing 39.1
St. Gall 39.3 Tania Borealis 39.7 Tabit 40.0 Wyatt 40.8
Castor 42.1 Zosma 42.4 Hamilton 45.0 Devil's Rock 45.9
Kalidasa 46.6 Angell 46.7 Abadan 46.9 Wasat 47.6
Phecda 48.1 New Hope 48.8 Afleir 48.9 Shiloh 48.9
Pollux 49.0 Alchiba 50.9 Alkes 51.0 Milton 52.0
Stewart 52.0 Bonaire 52.6 Hall 53.5 Sarkel 53.8
Merak 53.9 Oliver 55.0 Hechnar 55.4 Denebola 55.9
Holt 56.7 Rochelle 57.3 Berenson 57.9 Graham 58.4
Mandal 58.8 Zavijava 60.3 Xi Ursae Majoris 61.8 Lancaster 62.3

References[edit]

  1. Handbook: House Marik, p. 16, "Free Worlds League Founding [2271]"
  2. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 13,
  3. Historical: Reunification War, p. 159, "Inner Sphere - 2596"
  4. Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  5. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  6. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  7. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  8. Map of Covenant Worlds included with Free Worlds League map as of [3139]
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 Cranston Snord's Irregulars, pp. 5, 39-47 (Scenarios "Junk Yard Dog Affair" I-IV)

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