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Battle Name : Defend Imperial Star Destroyer Allecto
Battle Location : Most likely in the Outer Rim Territories
Battle Occurred : Before the Battle of Yavin and before first Death Star was completed
Battle Type : Defensive (For the Empire)
Force Making Attack : Rebel Alliance
Opposing Forces : Rebel Alliance / Galactic Empire
Victorious Force : Galactic Empire
Imperial Personnel : Grand Moff Tarkin (Illerium)
Imperial Force Composition : ISD Allecto, 48 TIE Fighters, 24 TIE Bombers (Have 8 Concussion Missiles) and Lambda Shuttle Illerium
Rebel Personnel : Unknown
Rebel Force Composition : Blue Squadron (A-Wings have Concussion Missiles), Red Squadron (X-Wings have Proton Torpedoes) and Gold Squadron (Y-Wings armed with Proton Torpedoes)
Battle Outcome
Battle Outcome
Imperial Survivors : Grand Moff Tarkin
Surviving Forces : ISD Allecto, 48 TIE Fighters, TIE Bombers and Lambda Shuttle Illerium
Imperial Loses : Extremely Light Losses for TIE Bombers
Rebel Survivors : Unknown
Surviving Forces : Blue Squadron and Red Squadron
Rebel Loses : Severe Losses to Blue Squadron, extremely severe losses to Red Squadron. Gold Squadron was totally destroyed

    The Rebels sent three squadrons of their starfighters in an attempt to destroy or cause the ISD Allecto to retreat out of the area in an attempt to eliminate or capture Grand Moff Tarkin. To stop this disaster, all TIEs that were carried on board were deployed in four teams of 6 TIE Bombers and 12 TIE Fighters, each to deal with the Rebels. The Rebels were attacking from three different directions. The TIE Bombers launched their concussion missiles at the Rebel starfighters in the beginning moments of the battle. The Rebels responded with proton torpedoes which were directed at the ISD Allecto. TIE Fighters had to dual duty of protecting the TIE Bombers as well as fighting off the Rebel attack. The Y-Wings were the primary target due to their proton torpedo payloads, as well as the X-Wings. At the mid point of the battle, Grand Moff Tarkin in his shuttle arrived in the area in midst of the battle. Several TIE Fighters were diverted to escort his shuttle to the ISD Allecto's hanger. Nearing the end of the battle, the Rebels realizing that they had failed to complete to accomplish their objectives, hypered out of the area. Unfortunately, the Rebels were able to collapse the shields and cause damage to the vital of the ISD Allecto over the course of this battle.
 
 

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