Operation Clean Sweep

From Battlestar Wiki, the free, open content Battlestar Galactica encyclopedia and episode guide
Operation Clean Sweep
Conflict: First Cylon War
Date: Unspecified
Related Episode(s):
Place: Unspecified
Result: Cylon victory
Twelve Colonies of Kobol Cylons
Unspecified Unspecified
Unspecified Unspecified
Materiel Losses
Unspecified Unspecified
Heavy losses in Raptor pilots vs. Viper pilots Unknown
Battle Chronology
Previous Next
Fall of Djerba Operation Clean Sweep Battle of Sector 12

Operation Clean Sweep was a Colonial Fleet operation that took place some time prior to Ensign William Adama's posting to Galactica in the tenth year of the First Cylon War.

Despite attempts by the Colonial government to put a positive spin on the operation, Cylon forces were able to deal a significant blow to the Colonial Fleet. Comments made by Captain Armin Diaz to Ensign Adama suggest that the loss of Operation Clean Sweep cut especially deep into the Fleet's supply of Raptor pilots (Blood and Chrome).

Re-Imagined Series Colonial battles list
First Cylon War

Battle of Caprica | Fall of Djerba | Operation Clean Sweep | Battle of Sector 12 | Battle of Djerba | Ghost Fleet Offensive | Operation Raptor Talon | Battle of Tauron

Second Cylon War

Fall of the Twelve Colonies | Fall of the Scorpion Fleet Shipyards | Battle of Ragnar Anchorage | Battle of the Communications Relay | Caprica Insurrection | Skirmish over the Red Moon | Battle for the Tylium Asteroid | Battle of Kobol | Skirmish at the Farm | Great Cylon Turkey Shoot | Battle of the Resurrection Ship | Battle of the Asteroid Field | Battle of the Binary Star System | Battle of the Guardian basestar | Rescue on Caprica | Battle of New Caprica | Battle of NCD2539 | Battle of the Algae Planet | Battle of the Ionian Nebula