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Battle of Axanar

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The Battle of Axanar was a battle fought by the United Federation of Planets during the 23rd century. Following the battle Garth of Izar's tactics became required reading at Starfleet Academy. (TOS: "Whom Gods Destroy")

Starfleet Museum continuityEdit

In 2250, several Valley Forge-class cruisers (notably USS Lafayette under Captain J. Robert Fitzpatrick and USS Tokyo under Captain Jonas Barstow) saw action with Garth of Izar at the Battle of Axanar. (The Starfleet Museum: Valley Forge-Class Cruisers, Siegfried-Class Dreadnoughts)

Star Trek: The Four Years War continuityEdit

The Battle of Axanar was a series of two separate engagements fought between the Federation and the Klingon Defense Force near the Axanar system.

Prior to the first battle, Fleet Captain Garth of Izar, commanding the USS Xenophon, and a Klingon D4 class light cruiser engaged in one-on-one combat in October, 2251. The conflict took place eight parsecs from the Axanar system. The Xenophon was able to successfully outmaneuver the more heavily armed Klingon cruiser and disable it. (Star Trek: The Four Years War)

The First Battle of Axanar took place in January of 2252. Participants in the battle included Commander Vaughan Rittenhouse, commanding the USS Percephone.

The Second Battle of Axanar took place in late February of 2252. Participants in the battle included Captain Mitchell Hayes, commanding the USS Potemkin.

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