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The Battle of the Museum of Military Glory was one of the biggest battles during the Destruction of Halvo Bay. The Locust Army, led by Zamil Karn, began their occupation of Halvo Bay shortly before. In order to have a forwarding operations base within Halvo Bay, Zamil Karn selected the Museum of Military Glory to overrun and occupy it due to its size, location, and fortified walls. The Museum was heavily guarded by Gears and the Onyx Guard and managed to defend the museum until Zamil Karn and his personal Shibboleth mount emerged to eradicate the humans and take the museum for himself. Despite a valiant defense, the COG lost the Museum of Military Glory - which then would later cost them the battle for Halvo Bay itself, causing them to destroy it in order to deny the Locust the spoils of Halvo Bay and its historic military presence.

Prelude[]

As the Old Town district was overrun by the Locust - they began an attack on the Museum of Military Glory. Requesting for assistance, Col. Loomis advised all nearby squads, including Kilo Squad, to assist the Gears and Onyx Guard at the museum. However, Col. Loomis ignored Lt. Baird of Kilo Squad's warning about the large creature that destroyed their convoy and was still present somewhere nearby.

After Old Town was destroyed by both the Locust and the COG with unauthorized Hammer of Dawn strikes, Kilo Squad arrived at the Museum's rear entrance in the Museum Gardens where the Onyx Guard was defending the museum against incoming Locust. Kilo Squad managed to clear the Museum Gardens and defended the rear from multiple counter-attacks before entering the Museum of Military Glory's Main Hall and assisting the Onyx Guard.

Order of Battle[]

Breach in the Main Hall[]

Clearing the Kashkur Wing[]

Defending the East Wing[]

Infestation in the Archives[]

Fighting in the Vaults[]

Occupation of the Museum[]

Aftermath[]

Locust War
0 A.E. Emergence Day (Emergence in Jannermont · Emergence in Mattino Junction · Emergence in Ilima · Emergence in Porta Ogari · Emergence in Ephyra · Fall of Gorasnaya · Evacuation of Mercy) · Battle of Nordesca · Battle of Kinnerlake · Destruction of Halvo Bay (Destruction of Old Town · Battle of the Museum of Military Glory · Siege of Halvo Bay Military Academy · Evacuation of Seahorse Hills · Battle of Elliott's Mansion · Raid on Onyx Point · Bombing of Downtown Halvo Bay · Ambush on the Halvo Bay Courthouse · Battle of the Plaza)
1 A.E. Battle of Kaia (Battle of Jasper · Battle of Autrin) · Battle of Bonbourg · Second Battle of Jannermont · Fall of Ostri · Battle of Andius · Ambush on Voslov Bridge · Hammer of Dawn Strikes · Assassination of Ukkon (Mission to CIC Aldair · Rescue of Echo-Five · Assault on Industrial District · Mission to Claybourne · Rescue of Alpha-Two · Mission to Nedroma Health Institute · Battle of Imtik Imulsion Rig · Mission to Winlock Outpost · Mission to the Badlands · Mission to Zenic Province · Battle of Ukkon's Laboratory) · Battle of Oblivion · Skirmish in the Live Zone
5 A.E. Fall of Landown
9 A.E. Battle of Noroa · Riverside Skirmish · Evacuation of Ilima (Ambush on Checkpoint Zeta · Assault on Ilima Savings and Trust · Mission to Ilima High School · Battle of Downtown Ilima · Battle of Dr. Wisen's Orphanage)
10 A.E. Battle of Estana · Skirmish at Shenko Falls · Fall of Ephyra
11 A.E. Skirmish Outside the Wire
12 A.E. Raid on Ginnet Drive · Incursions at Endeavor
13 A.E. Battle on the Andius Highway · West Barricade Campaign · Raid on the CIC
14 A.E. Operation: Midnight · Jilane Massacre · Siege of the Slab · Lightmass Offensive (Battle of Embry Square · Mission to House of Sovereigns · Ambush at Tomb of the Unknowns · Mission to Old Ephyra · Assault on Franklin's Outpost · Mission to Lethia Imulsion Facility · Mission to East Barricade Academy · Battle of Haldane Hall · Mission to Timgad · Battle on the Tyro Pillar) · Ambush at Sovereigns Boulevard · Evacuation of North Gate · Mission to Tollen · Battle of the Tollen Dam · Evacuation of Speyer · Evacuation of Fort Reval · Battle Outside of Jacinto · Mission to the Pirnah Badlands · Battle for Fucked · Mission to Montevado · Battle Near Jacinto · Unidentified M.O.U.T. Battle · Liberation of Jilane · Siege of Jacinto City · Operation: Hollow Storm (Battle of Stromson Forest · Assault on Landown · Assault on the Inner Hollow · Battle of Ilima · Destruction of the Riftworm · Mission to New Hope Research Facility · Assault on Mount Kadar · Siege of Nexus · Battle of the Royal Palace · Sinking of Jacinto City) · First Mission to Merrenat Naval Base · Skirmish South of Port Farrall · Second Mission to Merrenat Naval Base · Battle of Port Farrall · Ambush Outside of Port Farrall
15 A.E. Skirmish in the Kashkur Foothills
17 A.E. Skirmish at Endeavor · Siege of Azura · Victory Day (Attack on the Sovereign · Battle of Centennial Bridge · Ambush on Hanover Coast · Battle of the Deadlands · Battle of the Anvegad Plains · Battle of Anvil Gate · Mission to Halvo Bay · Skirmish in Concord · Mission to Mercy · Mission to Char · Battle of Endeavor · Incursions in the Serano Ocean · Battle of Azura)
Lambent War
0 B.E. Siege of the Gorgon Front · Skirmish in the South Hollow · Invasion of the Expansion Hollow · Assault on the Temple of the Trinity
0 A.E. Destruction of Old Town · Battle of the Museum of Military Glory · Battle of Elliott's Mansion · Destruction of Downtown Halvo Bay
14 A.E. Mission to Lethia Imulsion Facility · Battle on the Tyro Pillar · Siege of Nexus · Sinking of Jacinto City
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