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Persistence

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

Persistence
Persistence nearby systems (3151)
Persistence nearby systems (3151)
(Map Legend)
System Information
X:Y Coordinates -106.256 : 406.305[e]

Political AffiliationEdit

Planetary HistoryEdit

ColonizationEdit

Persistence was one of seven worlds settled by colonists from the Rim Worlds Republic between 2334 and 2338 as an attempt by Maxwell Rowe to create a buffer zone between the Republic, the Draconis Combine and the Tamar Pact.[1] Persistence was a part of the Apollo Province of the Rim Worlds Republic and was conquered by the Lyran Commonwealth during the 2773-2775 Republic-Commonwealth war.[12]

Star LeagueEdit

Persistence is a very harsh world which was only colonized through the use of large desalination plants. During the Reunification War the SLDF tried to land on the world, but the Amaris Fusiliers were not aware that the SLDF were allied troops and resisted the SLDF's arrival. Surface to air weapons batteries located at Danderson City engaged the SLDF's DropShips. Only after the last desalination plant was in SLDF hands did the Fifth Amaris Fusiliers surrender. The VI Corps Seventeenth Division took some losses in this fighting as they tried to minimize Republican casualties.[42]

Clan InvasionEdit

Persistence was conquered by Clan Jade Falcon during the First Wave of Operation Revival in March 3050. Trinaries Alpha, Charlie, Delta and Echo of the 4th Falcon Talon Cluster face off against the Persistence Militia and the Persistence Inc. Security Force, the personal security service of congressional leader and Persistence Munition's CEO Nichole Danderson. A charismatic leader, Danderson personally led her forces to achieve an impossible victory over the Clan invaders at Jestin Ridge overlooking Danderson City. Unfortunately the Falcons were able to regroup, flank the defenders, and defeat them after urban combat in the city itself. Although the corporate security force was destroyed, most of the militia managed to escape into the wilderness and continue a campaign of persistent resistance for many years.[43]

JihadEdit

Persistence was conquered again during the Jihad, when Clan Ice Hellion launched an invasion of the Clan Jade Falcon holdings in the Inner Sphere in mid-3071. Persistence was seized by the Ice Hellions between the 7th and 28th of June 3071.[31] In December of 3071, the Jade Falcons launched a wave of counterattacks against the invading Ice Hellion forces and one of the worlds recaptured during these attacks was Persistence,[44][32] which finally fell to the Jade Falcons in late January 3072.[32][33]

Military DeploymentEdit

Planetary LocationsEdit

Industrial CentersEdit

Nearby SystemsEdit

Closest 32 systems (31 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Treeline 5.6 Steelton 16.0 Maxie's Planet 19.5 Trell 20.8
Icar 24.0 Toland 26.8 Derf 27.2 Romulus 31.6
Chateau 32.4 Star's End 34.6 Apollo 35.1 Wotan 35.9
Butler 36.9 Csesztreg 39.9 Twycross 41.1 New Ålborg 41.7
Iron Land 43.1 Bensinger 44.4 New Caledonia 47.1 Malibu 48.3
Evciler 50.9 Seiduts 50.9 Norn 52.5 Beta 53.3
Golandrinas 53.6 Harvest 54.0 Waldorff 54.0 Butte Hold 56.4
Somerset 56.6 Here 58.4 Denizli 59.3 Zertarum 61.3

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Periphery, 1st Edition, p. 18, "From Rim to Tamar"
  2. Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 18, "Rim Worlds Republic after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  3. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 25, "Lyran Commonwealth after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  4. Historical: Reunification War, p. 158, "Inner Sphere - [2596] Map"
  5. Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 25, "Rim Worlds Republic At the Fall of the Star League - [2750] Map"
  6. Era Report: 2750, p. 36, "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  7. Field Manual: SLDF, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [2764] Map"
  8. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  9. Field Report 2765: Periphery, p. 38, "Rim Worlds Army Deployment Map - [2765]"
  10. Field Report 2765: Lyran Commonwealth, p. 25, "Lyran Commonwealth Armed Forces Deployment Map - [2765]"
  11. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 104, "Rim Worlds Republic - [2767] Map"
  12. 12.0 12.1 Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 37, "The Republic-Commonwealth War"
  13. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 36, "Lyran Commonwealth after First Succession War - [2822] Map"
  14. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, pp. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  15. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 40, "Lyran Commonwealth after Second Succession War - [2864]"
  16. House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), p. vii, "Lyran Commonwealth Map - [3025]"
  17. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 47, "Lyran Commonwealth after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  18. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 56, "Lyran Commonwealth after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  19. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 59, "Lyran Commonwealth after War of 3039 - [3040] Map"
  20. Historical: War of 3039, p. 132, "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  21. Era Report: 3052, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - [3050] Map"
  22. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 61, "Lyran Commonwealth after Clan Invasion - [3052] Map"
  23. Era Report: 3052, p. 22, "Inner Sphere - [3052] Map"
  24. Objective Raids, p. 30, "Map of the Steel Vipers Territory"
  25. Era Report: 3062, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - [3057] Map"
  26. 26.0 26.1 Field Manual: Warden Clans, p. 166, "Warden Clans Deployment Table"
  27. Era Report: 3062, p. 28, "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  28. Inner Sphere (sourcebook), p. 75, "Lyran Alliance Map"
  29. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 70, "Lyran Commonwealth after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  30. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 42, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map"
  31. 31.0 31.1 Jihad Hot Spots: 3076, p. 16, "Timeline of the Jihad"
  32. 32.0 32.1 32.2 Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 50, "The Jihad In Review"
  33. 33.0 33.1 Jihad Hot Spots: 3076, p. 21, "Timeline of the Jihad"
  34. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 63, "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  35. Field Report: Clans, p. 26, "Clan Jade Falcon/Clan Wolf in Exile Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  36. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 62, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  37. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  38. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  39. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3135] Map"
  40. Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  41. Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  42. 42.0 42.1 Historical: Reunification War, p. 132
  43. Jade Falcon Sourcebook, p. 37
  44. Jihad Hot Spots: 3076, p. 20, "Timeline of the Jihad"
  45. 45.0 45.1 45.2 45.3 45.4 Jade Falcon Clan Sourcebook, p. 37
  46. Objective Raids, p. 30
  47. Field Report: Clans, p. 15, "Clan Jade Falcon Deployment Status"
  48. Field Manual: 3145, p. 168, "Kappa Galaxy (Clan Hell's Horses)"

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