Battle of Corellia (72)Full unit name: Battle of Corellia (GW)
Last updated: 18.01.2024 15:09:28
Basic info
First appearance: The Old Republic
The Old Republic
Relations: Corellia
The Battle of Corellia was a large-scale conflict that occurred on the planet Corellia
in 3640 BBY during the Galactic War between the reconstituted Sith Empire and the Galactic Republic. As the peace brought by the Treaty of Coruscant collapsed into open war, the Sith Lord Darth Decimus led an invasion force to the prestigious Core World, sparking a lengthy fight for control. Darth Decimus's invasion force descended on the planet after months of planning and the forming of alliances with the Corellian Council, who declared Corellia's allegiance to the Empire as the Imperials arrived in the world's skies. However, pockets of civilian resistance
Corellian Resistance
Planetary and Sector
soon began to spring up, organized by the Corellian Security Force
Corellian Security Force
Planetary and Sector
and the native Green Jedi
Green Jedi
Planetary and Sector
, and the Empire quickly discovered that the Corellians would not accept Imperial rule so easily.
Under the command of Darth Decimus, Darth Acharon and Darth Hadra, the Imperial Military and the Imperial Guard began to crush the native resistance, but the forces of the Republic soon arrived and established a foothold in the Blastfield Shipyards on the outskirts of Corellia's capital, Coronet City. The once pristine metropolis, already ravaged by war, quickly became a battlefield as Republic and Imperial forces fought for control, with both sides aided by native corporations and groups of mercenaries
. Both forces suffered heavy losses as the conflict continued, with powerful Jedi
Jedi Order
Galaxy-Wide Organizations
and Sith falling to battle and betrayal - but Darth Decimus believed victory was within his grasp after Jedi Master Arfan Ramos and the rest of the Green Jedi Council were killed when an Imperial strike force stormed the Green Jedi Enclave.
Under the leadership of the Jedi Knight known as the Hero of Tython, the Jedi forces on Corellia rallied and halted a plot by the fallen Jedi Master Tol Braga to massacre millions of civilians and soldiers. With victory in sight, Jedi Grand Master Satele Shan and Republic High Command pulled some of their forces off the planet to aid in an all-out assault on the Imperial capital of Dromund Kaas
Dromund Kaas
, but even with the reduced troops the Republic was still able to push the Empire on the defensive. The Republic's efforts were aided immensely when the elite Special Forces
Republic Special Forces Division
(Republic Army)
Galactic Republic (GGW, CW and GW)
unit Havoc Squad led an all-out assault on the Bastion - a Republic military complex that had served as one of the military's main centers of operations before its capture early in the invasion - and successfully retook the base, capturing General Arkos Rakton in the process. The Barsen'thor of the Jedi Order brought the full might of the Rift Alliance to the Republic's aid, with Voss commandos, Esh-kha, and Balmorran droids fighting to reclaim the fortresses known as the Guardian Holds from the Children of the Emperor - secret agents of the Emperor scattered throughout the Republic.
The height of the battle saw Darths Acharon and Hadra killed by Republic strike teams, and with the loss of the inside knowledge provided by the Corellian Council - many of whom defected to the Republic or were killed during the battle - the Imperial offensive began to lose cohesion and direction. After securing Axial Park and pushing through the Imperial presence in the Government District, a Republic strike force attacked the Legislature Building and defeated Darth Decimus in the process, signalling the death blow to the Empire's forces on the planet. Supreme Chancellor Dorian Janarus was assassinated aboard his personal flagship during the long battle, but his successor Leontyne Saresh received the formal declaration of victory by General Aves to the Senate. While pockets of Imperial resistance would remain and draw out the conflict for some time, the battle ultimately resulted in a Republic victory and the withdrawal or defeat of the majority of Imperial forces.


See also
Related organizations
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Republic Special Forces DivisionWeapons and EquipmentWeaponsH2 Heavy BlasterH3 Heavy RifleArmorRepublic Officer Uniform A02.1
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Jedi MasterStructureCharactersReena VariSentient speciesTwi'lekReena Vari
Imperial Army (Sith Empire)StructureCharactersKoschek Rx-4DroidsIMP-A01 Military Battle DroidKoschek Rx-4
Imperial Guard (Sith Empire)StructureCharactersRigby (Battle of Corellia, Concierge)
Imperial Artillery Corps
Imperial Intelligence (Sith Empire)
Sith Inquisitor
Jedi OrderStructureCharactersReena VariSentient speciesTwi'lekReena Vari
Corellian Resistance
Corellian Security ForceWeapons and EquipmentWeaponsL3 Rifle
Green Jedi
Republic OperativesStructureCharactersVoidhound (Battle of Corellia, Under New Management, Starfighters of Corellia, Keeping a Secret, Biological Warfare, Concierge)
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Full unit name: Battle of Corellia (GW) Last updated: 18.01.2024 15:09:28