First Battle of Seaford Nine
Battlesign RMN vs RHN PN
ConflictFirst Havenite-Manticoran War
Date1905 PD
PlaceSeaford Nine System
ResultManticoran victory

Royal Manticoran Navy
Task Force Hancock

People's Navy
Admiral Rollins' Task Force


Vice Adm. Parks

Adm. Rollins


5 battle squadrons

3 battle squadrons


2 ships of the wall destroyed

27 capital ships lost

The First Battle of Seaford Nine was an armed engagement between the Royal Manticoran Navy and the People's Navy that was fought in the Seaford Nine System in 1905 PD, at the very beginning of the First Havenite-Manticoran War.

The RMN's Task Force Hancock defeated Admiral Rollins' Task Force stationed in the Seaford Nine System..

Prelude Edit

The First Battle of Seaford Nine followed the First Battle of Hancock and the reconcentration of Task Force Hancock.

Order of battle Edit

Royal Manticoran Navy - Task Force Hancock Edit

Task force of the People's Navy Edit

Three battle squadrons. Detailed order of battle unknown.

Course of Battle Edit

Weakened after the First Battle of Hancock, the Havenite task force destroyed a couple of ships of the wall and damaged others, but only three of their own capital ships survived; Admiral Yuri Rollins' flagship, PNS Barnett, was destroyed early in the action, killing Rollins and his entire staff, and the command confusion that followed finished the remaining People's Navy forces off. (HH3)

Aftermath Edit

The Havenite task force was effectively destroyed, losing the majority of its capital ships, and Seaford Nine station was seized by the RMN. (HH3, HH8)

References Edit

  1. refered as Superdreadnought Squadron 8
  2. refered as Superdreadnought Squadron
  3. supposition - the only remained battlecruiser squadron
Operations of the
First Havenite-Manticoran War
Perseus | Allied Counteroffensive 1905 | Allied 6th Fleet Offensive | Stalking Horse | Dagger | Commerce Raiding in Silesia | Cerberus System | Icarus | Scylla | Bagration | Buttercup
Battles of the
First Havenite-Manticoran War
Talbot | Poicters | Casca | MGX-1403 | Yalta | Air | Seaford Nine Ambush | First Hancock | First Seaford Nine | Third Yeltsin | Chelsea and Mendoza | First Nightingale | First Minette | Fourth Yeltsin | Candor | Second Minette | Second Nightingale | Tyler's Star | Schiller | Selker Rift | First Seabring | Second Seabring | Trevor's Star | Micah | First Adler | Second Adler | Third Adler | Second Hancock | Second Seaford Nine | First Zanzibar | First Alizon | Second Basilisk | Third Seabring | Cerberus | Elric | Solway and Treadway | Barnett | MacGregor | Hyacinth