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First Fleet

The Star Army of Yamatai's First Fleet is a strong, experienced organization of ships and soldiers based at Yamatai. The 1st SF is closely associated with the Ketsurui Clan and Ketsurui Fleet Yards and is commanded by Kessaku Irim.

The First Fleet's mission is to:

  • Fight the enemy in space combat.
  • Protect Yamatai.

History

The First Fleet was formed in YE 22 as the Star Army of Yamatai's initial space fleet.

The 20s

In YE 22, the Taisho Ketsurui Chiharu became First Fleet's commanding officer and the fleet was assigned the mission of Space Warfare1). The First Fleet was core participant of the Fourth Elysian War when it began in YE 23. In YE 24, the First Fleet was commanded by Taisho Kitsurugi Yui2), then Chujo Ketsurui Mayame and was assigned the mission of Planetary Conquest3). During the Second Draconian War, the First Fleet defended the Ralfaris system in the First Battle of Ralfaris. During the Second Battle of Ralfaris (in YE 25 in the Ralfaris system), the First Fleet's flagship, GSS Ketsurui Chiharu, was destroyed by Elysian forces, resulting in the death of Ketsurui Chiharu4).

In YE 26, a major fleet restructuring reduced the amount of ships in the First Fleet from 3,336,847 starships to 3,210. In YE 29, a second major fleet size reduction occurred, changing the First Fleet into a Type 29 Fleet5) consisting of 284 ships6). It was commanded by Taisho Kessaku Irim.

The 30s

In YE 33, the First Fleet was a major participant in Battle of Yamatai, defeating the forces of the NMX and defending the homeworld in the battle that turned the tide of the Second Mishhuvurthyar War7).

The 40s

In YE 41, the First Expeditionary Fleet was disbanded due to heavy losses in the Kuvexian War and the First Fleet received a number of ships and personnel from it, including the YSS Eucharis and YSS Kaiyō II. At the same time, the fleet was massively expanding to become the Star Army's “main” fleet for defense of the Kikyo Sector.

Fleet Composition (Current)

This section details the existing organization of the fleet.

First Division

The First Division is the First Fleet's main fighting element. It is compromised of powerful capital ships.

Second Division

Intelligence Support Group

Ship Name Ship IRN Ship Class Commander Status/Remarks
1XF SAINT Dock NK-X1-104 Ikoi Light Starbase - Vicky System
YSS Nyx NG-X1-435 Plumeria-class (2D) Medium Gunship - Active
YSS Nozomi NS-X1-250 Nozomi-class Scout - Active
YSS Onegai NS-X1-251 Nozomi-class Scout - Active
YSS Mirai NS-X1-252 Nozomi-class Scout - Active

Logistics Support Division

These former 1XF ships are dedicated to transporting supplies within friendly territory.

These former 1XF ships are dedicated to bringing supplies to combat fleets during combat operations.

Agricultural Support Group

Ship Name Ship IRN Ship Class Commander Status/Remarks
YSS Provider YM-C1-001 Nougaku-Class Agriculture Vessel - Active
YSS Plenty YM-C1-002 Nougaku-Class Agriculture Vessel - Active
YSS Cornucopia YM-C1-003 Nougaku-Class Agriculture Vessel - Active
YSS Garden Valley YM-C1-004 Nougaku-Class Agriculture Vessel - Active
YSS Fiesta YM-C1-005 Nougaku-Class Agriculture Vessel - Active

Under the Military Buildup Limitations, the Nougaku are considered warships.

Medical and Rescue Group

Ready to respond to battlefield losses with rescue and medical support.

Name IRN Class Commander Status/Remarks
YSS Recovery II NJ-X1-M01 Minori-Class Hospital Ship - Active
NJ-X1-M02 Minori-Class Hospital Ship - Active
NJ-X1-M03 Minori-Class Hospital Ship - Active
NJ-X1-M04 Minori-Class Hospital Ship - Active
NJ-X1-M05 Minori-Class Hospital Ship - Active

Under the Military Buildup Limitations, the Minori is not considered a warship (it is a military support ship).

Starship Repair Group

These repair ships operate independently or in groups to fix damaged starships or to build structures for colonies.

Ship Name Ship IRN Ship Class Commander Status/Remarks
YSS Amorous NR-X1-01 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel - Active
YSS Cocoon NR-X1-02 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel - Active
YSS Love NR-X1-03 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel - Active
YSS Pelican NR-X1-04 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel - Active
YSS Sheath NR-X1-05 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel - Active
YSS Battle Nurse NR-X1-06 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel - Active
YSS Healer NR-X1-07 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel - Active
YSS Shaman NR-X1-08 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel - Active
YSS Promiscuous NR-X1-09 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel - Active
YSS Senbu NR-X1-10 Anri-Class Deep-Space Repair Vessel Active

Training Support Group

These ships provide training to members of the First Expeditionary Fleet, especially to new soldiers.

Name IRN Class Commander Status/Remarks
YSS Henry Chen NL-X1-T01 Henry Chen-class Training Ship - Active
YSS Foundation NL-X1-T02 Henry Chen-class Training Ship - Active
YSS Academy NL-X1-T03 Henry Chen-class Training Ship - Active

Under the Military Buildup Limitations, the Henry Chen are considered warships.

Samurai Detachment

Five gunships serve as Taisho Yui's personal guard.

Support Institutions

Additional Resources


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stararmy/fleets/first_fleet.txt · Last modified: 2019/06/03 00:02 by soresu