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Battle of Hat Yai

Gage Yevgenny

The cover of the short story Dirt, from the anthology Halo: Evolutions.




The Battle of Hat Yai was a battle early in the Human-Covenant War that took place between late 2528 and early 2529.  While the UNSC ground forces were successful in defending against the Covenant attack, the naval battle ended in defeat and ultimately glassing of the planet.



These events are referenced in the short story Dirt, in the anthology Halo: Evolutions, which was the subject of a Halo Book Club on March 1st, 2015.


Earlier Event: December 5
Fall of Madrigal
Later Event: February 1
Battle of Asmara