26th Marine Expeditionary Force

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26th Marine Expeditionary Force


United Nations Space Command


UNSC Marine Corps


Expeditionary combat forces


Rapid Offensive Picket


Battle of New Jerusalem


"Cygnus? Didn't think there were any survivors."
Taylor Miles, upon hearing about a survivor from the unit[1]

The 26th Marine Expeditionary Force is a UNSC Marine Corps formation, which was a part of a Rapid Offensive Picket.[2] This unit fought during the Battle of New Jerusalem in the Cygnus system in the summer of 2552, and they suffered tremendous casualties during the battle. Several members of the unit were Orbital Drop Shock Troopers.[3]

The Rookie was the only known member of this unit, and among its few survivors.[3][4]

List of appearances[edit]


  1. ^ Halo 3: ODST Pre-mission Evaluation - Dutch Interview
  2. ^, Halo 3: ODST : Field Guide (Retrieved on Jul 25, 2020) [archive]
  3. ^ a b Halo Waypoint, Rookie (Retrieved on Apr 25, 2021) [archive]
  4. ^ Halo 3: ODST, Character: Rookie - Description