United Galaxy Templar Armed Forces (Templar Artillery Force)
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.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.
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.
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 kitIt 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.
There are hundreds of different weapons that are used by different species. We will list off the weapons that are commonly used for battle.
SIZE:69.5 cm (stock retracted) 84.0 cm (stock extended) long
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Templar Naval ForceTo aid the Templar Armed Forces during naval combat. Templar Infantry Force during the advancement.
Templar KnightsEnhanced Humans would be attached to take down high-value targets and positions to speed up the advancement. 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.
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.
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.
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.