Thun

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

Thun
Thun neighbouring systems
Thun neighbouring systems
System Information
X:Y Coordinates -17.846 : 259.733[e]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

Clan Invasion[edit]

In December 3051 Thun was invaded by Clan Wolf as part of the Fifth Wave of Operation Revival. Both Beta Galaxy and the Twenty-sixth Lyran Guards had faced each other earlier that month on Kobe, from which the Guards had fled to recover after being defeated. Unfortunately for the Guards, Beta Galaxy was hot on their heels, and acting CO Leftenant General Jinders Green-Davion was forced to deploy the surviving Guards to defend the city of Logan Delta against the invaders. This set-up did have the advantage that the general's reserves would be able to react swiftly to attacks, and the Guards' defensive lines held at Rewer's Regret and Jagger Bay; Jinders was also lucky to avoid Headhunter units deployed by saKhan Garth Radick. Impatient to defeat the Guards, saKhan Garth Radick personally led his Alpha Command Star in a daring low-level combat drop into Logan Delta itself, disrupting the Guards and forcing them to flee off-world.[45]

The Dark Age[edit]

When Clan Wolf abandoned their Occupation Zone in the mid-thirty-second century the other Clans nearby moved swiftly to gain new territory. Thun was one of the worlds contested during the scramble for new possessions - both Clan Jade Falcon and the Rasalhague Dominion moved to take the world, with the Eighth Falcon Velites attempting to capture Thun from the Gunzburg Eagles. Unfortunately for the Eighth, the Eagles avoided direct combat while conducting repeated air strikes until the Eighth had no choice but to retreat.[46]

Military Deployment[edit]

3145[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Systems within 60 light-years (distance in light years)
Closest systems first:
Galuzzo 9.17 Hainfeld 9.92 Suk II 12.04 Wheel 13.80
Rastaban 16.21 Shaula 16.22 Hyperion 17.55 Bessarabia 18.91
Karston 19.05 Domain 19.14 Carse 20.96 Kobe 22.10
Satalice 24.02 Ueda 26.30 Heiligendreuz 28.12 Biota 29.66
Quarell 30.21 Maestu 32.41 Volders 32.94 Diosd 33.37
Thannhausen 33.93 La Grave 35.99 Nox 37.19 Orkney 39.87
Cusset 40.01 Lothan 40.20 Weingarten 40.98 Ramsau 41.75
Skandia 41.79 Montmarault 41.86 Jabuka 42.06 Gunzburg 43.35
Utrecht 47.88 Altenmarkt 48.23 Tomans 50.44 Laurent 51.04
Tukayyid 51.31 Maule 52.16 Fort Loudon 53.15 Rasalgethi 53.76
Memmingen 55.06 Halesowen 55.36 Benfled 55.56 Tamar 55.87
Crimond 59.45

References[edit]

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