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Battle for Alluvion


Covenant warships glassing the surface of Alluvion, c. 2542.




The Battle for Alluvion was a major conflict in the Human-Covenant War that took place in the Bhaakto system some time in 2542.  UNSC forces were initially able to fend off the Covenant forces, and managed to protect the colony Alluvion from destruction.  The arrival of a Covenant support fleet a few weeks into the battle ultimately led to the loss of the colony and the glassing of the surface.



These events are depicted in the comic Halo: Escalation Issue #7Halo: Escalation Volume 2, which includes Issue #7, was the subject of a Halo Book Club on April 2nd, 2016.


Earlier Event: July 1
Operation: GREY VEIL
Later Event: April 11
Battle of Psi Serpentis