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United Galaxy Templar Armed Forces (Templar Artillery Force)

Document written by: J’val Qinivar   Order to obtain the document: [Domino]   Content: This document will cover how the Templar Artillery Force works, their role within the Templar Armed Force, and their strategies.
 
They don't have the armour compared to the Armoured force, nor the aggression of the Infantry. But they wield the mighty weapons that will shatter the great walls. Their presence doesn't just change the tide of battle, they can mark the end of a war.
— Artillery Officer Jabadire
  The Templar Artillery Force compared to other forces is the handle of the sword, the backbone of the army. The Templar Artillery Force aids any Templar Force that needs the enemy formations and defences to be destroyed.

Composition

Manpower

The amount of personnel in the force is unknown. But there is a very rough estimation of how much artillery vehicles are produced for this force. The amount that is in service is unknown since the numbers will always fluctuate. The amount of artillery vehicles roughly manufactured is over 4 sextillion.

Equipment

The equipment can be different depending on the planet the artillery force is stationed at. However, the solider must all carry this equipment to maintain some uniformity.

Med kit
It is issued per person if a person is injured using the artillery gun. Or just had a little boo boo from playing with a pointy stick.

Weaponry

There are hundreds of different weapons that are used by different species. We will list off the weapons that are commonly used for battle.  

ProTech's Pulse Rifle

SIZE:
69.5 cm (stock retracted) 84.0 cm (stock extended) long
TYPE:
Assault Rifle
RANGE:
2,100 meters maximum 500 meters effective
AMMO TYPE:
.17 HMR
WEIGHT:
6 kilograms 6.8 kilograms (when ammo is loaded)
MAX AMMO CAPACITY FOR ONE MAG:
75   The weapon was designed by ProTech, and it later became the empires primary weapon for war. Perfect for trench warfare and easily customisable.

Vehicles

The only vehicle used by the Templar Artillery Force is the Templar Artillery tank. Needing five crew to operate the vehicle, the vehicle has an effective cannon with a maximum firing distance of over 800 kilometres.   There are different vehicles used for the force. But they usually perform poorly compared to the Templar Artillery tank and are not documented or recognised as vehicles used by the artillery.

Structure

10 vehicles make a squadron. A squadron is led by a Bombardier.   30 squadrons make a platoon. A platoon is led by an Artillery Officer.   5 platoons make a Battle Squad. A battle squad is led by an Iron Lieutenant.   10 battle squads make an armoured brigade. An Artillery brigade is led by a Steel Captain.   10 Artillery brigades make a Division. A Division is led by a Bombardier Colonel.   20 Divisions make an Artillery Corps. An Artillery Crops is led by Minor General.   20 Artillery Crops make a solar system Artillery army. A solar system Artillery army is led by a Solar system General.   500 solar system Artillery armies make a minor sector force. A minor sector force is led by a Battle Commander.   500 minor sector focuses make a Sector force. A sector force is led by a Sector Governor.   40 sector focuses make a war division. A war division is led by a High General.   3 war divisions make the Templar Artillery Force. A Templar Artillery Force is led by the Empress/Emperor. The numbers of vehicles per squadron can change depending on the planets population, resources, etc.

Tactics

he tactics of the Templar Armed Forces is to play defensive. Fortifying any position they take to halt any enemy advancement.   The role of the Templar Artillery Force is to bombard enemy positions to break their formations and defences. To make the advancements easy for the Templar Infantry Force.

Training

The recruit will go through three weeks of combat training. Then five months of artillery training. They will be taught how clean and repair the vehicle, and preparations to defend their guns if they are under attack.

Logistics

Logistical Support

The Templar Artillery Force is deployed to shell enemy formations and defences. The Templar Calvary Force and Templar Armoured Force will protect the Templar Artillery Force from enemy counter attacks. Templar Infantry Force and Templar Scribes will locate targets of intrest the Templar Artillery Force should bombard. If the Templar Artillery is attacked by enemy aircraft's, the Templar Air Force will protect them.

Auxilia

Templar Infantry Force

Will advance slowly and hunker down. They will have first contact with the enemy and will be assisted by the other forces while advancing.  

Templar Armoured Force

Will protect the artillery from enemy counter attacks.  

Templar Calvary Force

Will protect the flanks and the rear of the Templar Armed Force.  

Templar Naval Force

To aid the Templar Armed Forces during naval combat.  

Templar Star Force

Aid the Templar Forces in transportation to different planets. Or protecting them from enemy spaceships.  

Templar Magic Force

Magic users would assist the Templar Infantry Force during the advancement.

Templar Realm Force

Angels and Demons would be attached to attack magic users or supernatural threats.  

Templar Knights

Enhanced Humans would be attached to take down high-value targets and positions to speed up the advancement.  

Templar Scribes

Will do admin work to keep the army running smoothly.  

Templar Elites

Will be advancing ahead of the Templar Infantry Force to map out enemy positions. Or they will do secret operations to attack highly defended positions, or take out high value targets.  

Templar Air Force

Will protect the artillery from enemy aircraft.

Upkeep

The upkeep of each soldier can be around 3 - 20,000UD   The upkeep for the vehicles can be 1,000 - 600,000UD depending on the vehicle in question and the upgrades.   It’s up to the planet on how they pay for equipment, soldiers, and vehicles.

Recruitment

The recruit must be the age or equivalent of 16 years. The recruit will go through a physical test, and a physiological analysis to see if they are fit for battle. The planet will decide the test requirements and age to enter into the military.

History

The Templar Artillery Force has been a part of many battles. The most bizarre battle fought with the Templar Artillery Force is The battle for the Fallen Skies in 2107AD. Lead by High General Veronica, she ordered the artillery guns to be placed outside of the ships to aid the fleet in fighting against the Davaga war fleets. This is planned to damage enemy moral by thinking they have suripuor reloading capabilites. The battle was a success but with heavy casualties from the Templar Artillery Force.

Historical loyalties

Most of the soldier’s loyalists would be their home planet. Yet the soldiers would have extreme loyalties to their Empress, and High Generals that come from Earth.

Type
Artillery
Founding
2045AD
Overall training Level
Trained
Assumed Veterancy
Decorated/Honored
Used by
formation.ranks.titles

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