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  • Canadian Base

    What area does the base cover? Canada How many members does the base have? 48 members Does the logo have any special meanings to it?  The Canadian Base logo features a national symbol – the red Maple leaf. What is the base’s history? Canadian Base was one of the very first Bases formed back  in 2000, when the Legion formed! What are some recent events? So far this year, base members have attend the Montreal Comiccon, Reunion Stellaire Convention, Walk Now for Autism Speaks, London Santa Claus Parade Does the base have any Detachment units?...

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    Benelux Base

    What area does the base cover? Benelux Base serves the countries of Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxemburg. How many members does the base have? 46 members What is your base’s history? Originally started as a unit just for the country of Belgium, as membership in the area grew, it was decided to add in the members from the Netherlands and Luxemburg to give everyone in the area a full Base to call their own. The name was changed to Benelux Base to represent this: Belgium-Netherlands-Luxemburg. What are some recent events? Phantom Menace 3D...

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    Blue Ridge Base

    What area does the base cover? The states of North Carolina and South Carolina (U.S.A.) How many members does the base have? 38 members Does your logo have any special meanings to it? The Blue Ridge Base logo is currently the only one in an octagon shape. It features the undulating Blue Ridge Mountains in shades of blue with a rising Rebel Firebird in the distance, and eight X-Wing fighters representing an icon from the original movie. What is the base’s history? Blue Ridge Base was formed in January 2010, having grown out of Freedom Base....

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    Member Dossier: ghostrider01

    Luis Alejandro Enrique Mendoza Larez, ghostrider01 – Outer Rim When did you join the Legion? 2005 Why did you join the Legion? I’ve always felt admiration for the rebellion, fighting against all odds and wear a rebel costume, became a target as SW fan What is your favorite costume to wear? (Star Wars or not) My still under construction A-wing pilot costume, and my Snow-trooper. If time and money were no issue, what would your dream costume be? Y or X wing pilot, and a Galactic Marine How has being a member affected your life?...

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    Echo Base

    What area does your base cover?  Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania (U.S.A.) How many members does your base have?  133 What is your base’s history?  Echo is one of the founding bases of the Rebel Legion. Established in 2000, Echo Base once served the membership of the Rebel Legion from the Maine down to Maryland. Participating in events in the great cities of the Northeast. In 2005, New England area became Alderaan Base. Two years later, in 2007, Maryland became Terapin Base. Since 2000, Echo Base has had a number of notable...

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    Member Dossier: Commander Cody

    Jason Rutledge, Commander Cody – Bespin Base Rebel Legion Commanding Officer When did you join the Legion? 2005 Why did you join the Legion? To further my knowledge of Star Wars costumes and to troop with like-minded individuals. What is your favorite costume to wear? (Star Wars or not) Animated Commander Cody If time and money were no issue, what would your dream costume be? If I had the correct body type? C-3PO. How has being a member affected your life? I’ve met some fantastic people through the Legion and am grateful for all...

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    Ra Kura Base

    What area does the base cover? Florida (U.S.A.) How many members does the base have? 161 members What is the base’s history? The Florida Base was actually one of the first bases, back when the Legion was formed in 2000 – under the leadership of Ken Ograyensek as the Base CO. Today, Ra Kura has grown into the second largest Base (by number of members). Does the base have a favorite charity or annual event? Every year Ra Kura is our “host base” for Star Wars Weekends, and does a wonderful job of welcoming dozens of members from around the...

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    Member Dossier: Skywalker2b

    Steve Michadick, Skywalker2B – Freedom Base When did you join the Legion? 16 July 2012 Why did you join the Legion? I’ve loved SW since I was 7 and always love seeing people dressed in SW costumes. Finally decided to take part and join the fun. Why Rebel vs. 501st? Because I’ve always favored the good guys. What is your favorite costume to wear? (Star Wars or not) The only one I have, so far. One day I hope to be able to say that it’s Corran Horn. If time and money were no issue, what would your dream costume be?...

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    Member Dossier: endorscout64

    Timothy P. Levan, endorscout64 – Echo Base When did you join the Legion? March, 2009 Why did you join the Legion? I joined the legion after reading an article featured on Star Wars.com . What is your favorite costume to wear? (Star Wars or not)  My absolute favorite costume is the Rebel Fleet Trooper. No matter what kind of event I am attending, Comic Con, hospital, walk, etc; the public recognizes me. If time and money were no issue, what would your dream costume be?  If some one gave me a blank check, I would spend the time and money...

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    Member Dossier: Blue

    Beth Thornton, Blue – from Nar Shaddaa Base When did you join the Legion? April, 2005 Why did you join the Legion? I thought it looked like fun. What is your favorite costume to wear? Star Wars: Princess Leia Non Star Wars: Phoenix (x-men)     How has being a member affected your life? I met my husband by being a member. (Her husband is fellow member Trent Thornton – CC585.) I’ve also made friends across the globe that I would not have been able to do without being a member of the RL. What would be your dream event to...

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