The great citadel and naval base on Bastion has a long history of independent mindedness. Run by determined militarists ruling over numerous displaced Imperial Legionaires, Bastion more than once emerged as a potent and independent regional power.
Bastion was the home base of General Kraze (Kaze in standard), of the famed "Kraze's Rampage." General Kraze and General Alexander led the rebellious [305th? Information needed] Legion on a rampage through the known galaxy, before being defeated decisively on the desert sands of Tatooine after the famed "Siege of the Imperial Garrison" during which the legendary General Hoon gained everlasing fame.