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Fall of Madrigal

Edward Buck

Edward Buck, date of photo unknown, participated in the Fall of Madrigal shortly after his enlisting in the UNSC.




The Fall of Madrigal was an early battle in the Human-Covenant War, occurring on and around the planet Madrigal in the 23 Librae system.  The battle was ultimately a Covenant victory, and resulted in the glassing of Madrigal.



These events are referenced in the novel Halo: The Cole Protocolwhich was the subject of a Halo Book Club on March 15th, 2018.


Earlier Event: February 13
Battle of XI Boötis A
Later Event: January 1
Battle of Hat Yai