Repulse

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

Repulse
Repulse nearby systems (3151)
Repulse nearby systems (3151)
(Map Legend)
System Information
X:Y Coordinates 16.271 : -397.1[e]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planet Description[edit]

Prior to the Fall of the Star League, Repulse was a lush agricultural world where valuable ore veins had just recently been discovered.[10]

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The information after this notice comes from apocryphal sources; the canonicity of such information is uncertain.
Please view the reference page for information regarding their canonicity.

Repulse is described in some detail in the (apocryphal) German novel Gier, where it is portrayed as a frigid ocean world with domed underwater cities (such as Guandoa), but also desolate, rocky (granite) land masses.

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Planetary History[edit]

Though a lush world full of possibilities, the planet had a low population and there was not enough manpower to take advantage of the potential. In an act of ingenuity, the planetary government offered land grants to any SLDF soldier that settled on world. Additional benefits would be given if the soldier also signed up for the militia. By 2764, the Repulse militia has swelled in size at the cost of resident SLDF units such as the 19th Infantry Division.[10]

During the Jihad, and after the WoB bombardment of Sian, Capellan Confederation citizens started what they called "The Time of Vengeance". In February 3071 a group of Capellans several thousand strong attacked the HPG Compound.. The eighty-nine members of the HPG administration in the city of Active were unable to keep the rioters out, and in two short hours the entire complex was burned to the ground. When the local police responded in the morning they found burnt complex and the murdered, brutalized bodies of all 89 Blakists.[11]

Military Deployment[edit]

2764[edit]

2765[edit]

2786[edit]

  • Fifth Confederation Reserve Cavalry[14]

3050[edit]

3054[edit]

  • Kincade's Rangers[16]

3085[edit]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Active: City where the HPG Compound is located.[11]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 48 systems (48 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Ghorepani 11.3 Jacomarle 14.9 Thamel 19.8 Payia 21.2
Andarmax 22.3 Chennai 23.7 Adrar 24.0 New Roland 24.6
Renown 25.3 Gunthar 26.9 Linhauiguan 28.6 Sax 28.7
Turin 29.7 Drozan 31.0 Shaobuon 33.2 Espia 34.0
Zhaomaon 35.2 Untran 36.7 Kimi 38.1 Calseraigne 38.3
Murris 40.1 Principia 42.5 Ordino 42.9 Barras 43.2
Huanghuadian 43.7 Borden 43.9 Segerica 44.7 Sunnywood 45.0
Pilpala 45.3 Cavalor 45.7 Lyreton 48.9 Niomede 50.4
Antias 50.9 Kurvasa 51.1 Arn 51.6 Herotitus 53.8
Salardion 54.2 Buenos Aires 55.1 Detroit 55.5 Hibuarius 56.6
Nuncavoy 56.7 Ward 56.9 Alloway 57.5 Egress 58.3
Hansii 58.9 Bellatrix 59.3 Joppa 59.4 Midthun 59.6

References[edit]

  1. Historical: Reunification War, p. 159, "Inner Sphere - 2596"
  2. Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  3. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  4. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 25, "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  5. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 113, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  6. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  7. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  8. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map - [3135]"
  9. Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere Map - [3145]"
  10. 10.0 10.1 Field Manual: SLDF, p. 99, "19th Infantry Division"
  11. 11.0 11.1 BattleCorps: INN Newscast (Solaris Broadcasting Co. section), news item published [25/02/3071]: "Citizens Sack HPG Compounds Across Confederaton"
  12. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 253, "SLDF - Capellan Confederation Military Command Map"
  13. Field Report 2765: Capellan Confederation, p. 16, "Regimental Status"
  14. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 135, "First Succession War Deployment Table - CCAF"
  15. 20 Year Update, p. 62, "Capellan Confederation Deployment Table"
  16. Objective Raids, p. 41, "Capellan Confederation Deployment Table"
  17. Field Manual: 3085, p. 34, "Deployment Table - 3085"

Bibliography[edit]