- "There's a large-scale civil war on Balith. They've requested our assistance. Anakin, you will leave immediately to command the Third Legion."
- ―Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi
In 21 BBY, a civil war took place on the Inner Rim planet Balith in the midst of the Clone Wars, which transformed the planet into a war-torn world. When the Galactic Republic's assistance in the large-scale conflict was requested, Jedi General Anakin Skywalker, Clone Captain CT-7567 and the clone trooper unit Torrent Company were dispatched by Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi to Balith with the Grand Army of the Republic's Third Legion.
Behind the scenesEdit
The civil war was first mentioned in "Assassin," the seventh episode of the the third season of The Clone Wars TV series. The episode aired on October 22, 2010. The civil war was once again mentioned in the 2011 reference guide Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Incredible Vehicles.
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Incredible Vehicles (Indirect mention only)
Notes and referencesEdit
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Episode Guide
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 The New Essential Chronology
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Star Wars: The Clone Wars – "Assassin"
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 The Official Star Wars Fact File Part 62 (21 BBY 15–16, The Return of Aurra Sing)
- ↑ 6.0 6.1 6.2 Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Incredible Vehicles