Colonel Ryan

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The founder and leader of Colonel Ryan's Rissian Regiment, an elite mercenary unit based in the Rissa system.

Personal Details

Army of Rissa (Retired)

Final Rank: Colonel
Name: Ryan, Aloysius Sebastian (usually Al)
UPP: 79AB86
Age: 38 (5 terms)


ATV-2, Leader-1, Admin-1, Recruiting-1, Electronics-1, ACV-1, Rifle-3, SMG-1, Tactics-1


Cr4,000 per year Retirement Pay, Middle Passage

Personal Funds: Cr25,000

Background / History

Military Service

  • Attempted to enlist in Army.
    • Enlistment accepted. Basic training, advanced training.
    • Commissioned during first term of service as Lieutenant.
      • Promoted to Captain.
  • Voluntarily reenlisted for second term. Ryan spent the majority of his time in administrative duties.
  • Voluntarily reenlisted for third term. Ryan transferred to the combat infantry, serving as the executive officer of the Rissan 106th Assault Infantry Regiment.
    • Promoted to Major.
  • Voluntarily reenlisted for fourth term. Mentioned in dispatches for conspicuous gallantry in the First Blockade of Umion.
    • Promoted to Lt Colonel.
  • Voluntarily reenlisted for fifth term. Seriously wounded in a security action on Duseb. Recipient of the Rissa Silver Burst of Courage.
    • Promoted to Colonel.
  • Denied reenlistment after fifth term.

Personal Background

Born in a small settlement on Rissa (world), he was home schooled with his brother and sister. He left home to join the army. He wanted to retire but his career was cut short. He became a mercenary and eventually raised his own unit, Colonel Ryan's Rissian Regiment.

References & Contributors / Sources

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