The Joint Task Force is the newest division of the UEE Military. Created jointly by the Navy, Marine Corps., and the Advocacy to foster better relations and cooperation between the 3 entities.
RECRUITMENT STATUS: Open
December 19, 2943: The Senate and House of Representatives of the United Empire of Earth in Congress assembled Approve the United Empire of Earth Joint Task Force Charter.
December 22, 2943: The UEE Military Ship Naming Authority Re-Christens the UEES Franklin D. Roosevelt CV 045 To: UEES Paul Walker CV 070. Resident Marine Corps. Combat Unit re-designated to: 70th Red Dragons.
December 29, 2943: The Task Force is ordered to establish a medical blockade of the Terra, Goss, and Killian Systems.
January 24, 2944: Under Authority given by the Imperator, the Senate, and house of representatives the UEE Military High Command authorizes the Joint Task Force to Manage, control, and otherwise regulate their own recruitment process. Under this new directive all new recruits will be vetted personally by the Task Force’s lead Advocacy Agent Afloat.
January 29, 2944: The Medical Blockade of The Terra, Killian, and Goss Systems reaches it’s 1 month marker with no end in site.
February 29, 2944: The Medical Blockade of The Terra, Killian, and Goss Systems reaches it’s 2nd month marker still no end in site.
March 13, 2944: Under Orders from the Imperator and UEE Military Command the Joint Task Force begins to relocates their second fleet to Sol System in preparation to expand the Joint Task Forces roles, responsibilities, and authority. Also on this day the JTF High Command appoints the UEES Kearsarge (CV 501) As the Second Fleet Flag ship, as well as appointing Colonel Chriskou, Squadron Leader of the 501st Scorpions, as the fleets primary C.A.G (Marine Corps. Assault Group Commander).
April 2, 2944: Joint Task Force Command Approves the promotion of Lt. Yemmer Darkat to the Rank of Colonel, and appoints the Colonel as the Squadron Leader and C.A.G (Marine Corps. Assault Group Commander) of the 66th Vampires combat unit, posted to the UEES Sir John A. MacDonald CV 066, Joint Task Force First Fleet, Second Battle Group.
March 17th, 2945 Due to military spending and budget cutbacks, the Joint Task Force dissolves their second fleet and begin a full personnel scale back to 1 operational fleet.
April 9th, 2945 Fleet restructuring completed.
May 01, 2945 The United Empire of Earth Army joins the United Empire of Earth Joint Task Force as a top participating member.
We Defend The Innocent.
We fight Chaos.
We win our nation’s battles.
We develop quality citizens.
These are the promises the Joint Task Force makes to our nation, to our Marines, to our Navy, to the Advocacy, to the Army, and to the Citizens of the Empire. They are the reason for our demanding recruit training process. They form our reputation as the UEE’s newest force in readiness and are honored through the reciprocal commitment from the Navy, Marine Corps, Advocacy, and the Army. expressed in our motto: Fides virtus officii, honoris.
The primary mission of the Joint Task Force is to protect and defend the right of the United Empire of Earth and it’s allies to move freely through our spacial territory and to protect our nation against her enemies.
Operational Combat Force
Walker Battle Group – UEES Paul Walker CVJ 070 – 70th Red Dragons, 501st Scorpions
MacDonald Battle Group – UEES John A. MacDonald CVJ 066 – 66th Vampires, 17th Wolverines
Essex Battle Group – UEES Essex CVJ 066 – 77th Guardians
Planet Terra – Task Force Headquarters – 33rd Sentinels
Operational Non-Combat Assets
The following is a complete break down of our current operational non-combat assets. Each of the following divisions also contains their own built in marine corps. escort/defence squadron. Please Note: some of the following assets may be civilian in nature, operating under exclusive contact to the Joint Task Force.
51st – Force Support Unit
The Bloodhounds – Resource Acquisition Unit
Roland Dynamics – Strategic Research and Development Partner
Aerodyne Weapon Systems – Strategic Weapons Support Partner
An Act for the establishing and organizing the Joint Task Force.
Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United Empire of Earth in Congress assembled, That in addition to the present military establishment, there shall be raised and organized the Joint Task Force, which shall consist of one High Admiral, 1 Fleet Admiral per each Fleet assigned, One Admiral per every Bengal Class Carrier Assigned, One Colonel For each Marine Corps. Combat Unit Assigned, One Advocacy Agent Afloat for each Bengal Class Carrier Assigned, and as many ranks below Colonel as deemed required, or are authorized to be raised for the naval armament; and the said force may be formed into as many companies, detachments, battle groups, divisions, squadrons, or battalions as the United Empire of Earth Imperator shall direct, with a proper distribution of the commissioned, non-commissioned officers, and non-commissioned members to each company, detachment, battle group, division, squadron, and battalion.
Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That the pay and subsisteuce of the said personnel shall be persuant to standard Military pay grades.
Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That the detachments of the joint task force hereby authorized, shall be made in lieu of the respective quotas of personnel, which have been established or authorized for the frigates, and other armed vessels and gallies, which shall be employed in the service of the United Empire of Earth: And the Imperator of the United Empire of Earth may detach and appoint such of the officers of this joint task force, to act on board the frigates, and any of the armed vessels of the United Empire of Earth, respectively, as he shall, from time to time, judge necessary; any thing in the act “providing a naval armament” to the contrary hereof notwithstanding.
Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That the personnel of the aforesaid, shall take the same oath, and shall be governed by the same rules and articles of war, as are prescribed for the military establishment of the United Empire of Earth, and by the rules for the regulation of the navy, heretofore, or which shall be established by law, according to the nature of the service in which they shall be employed, and shall be entitled to the same allowance, in case of wounds or disabilities, according to their respective ranks, as are granted by the act “to ascertain and fix the military establishment of the United Empire of Earth.”
Sec. 5. And be it further enacted, That the personnel of the joint task force, who are or shall be enlisted into the service of the United Empire of Earth; and the personnel of the joint task force, who are or shall be enlisted into the military of the United Empire of Earth, shall be, and they are hereby exempted, during their term of service, from all personal arrests for any debt or contract.
Sec. 6. And be it further enacted, That the Joint Task Force, established by this act, shall, at any time, be liable to do duty in the forts and garrisons of the United Empire of Earth, on any planet, star base, star system, or other ports, as the Imperator, at his discretion, shall direct.
Approved, December 19, 2943.