|“||As the smoke cleared on Idris IV, over a hundred capital ships, thousands of fighters, and seventy-thousand lives had been lost on both sides.||”|
–News Update: This Day in History
Idris IV (Locke) was terraformed by the UPE in 2533 . It was invaded and captured by the Tevarin in 2542 , during the First Tevarin War. Ivar Messer's forces recaptured the planet in 2544 , which first set him on the path to power. When the planet was recognized, it was named Locke after Rachel Locke, a guerrilla fighter who organized a resistance group to disrupt the Tevarin occupiers .