The Daresian Civil War, which stemmed from the Mortcombe Movement, was a violent nationwide strife that took place between December 15, 1941 and ???? ??, 1942, mostly within the region of Merchet. The Imperial Government, loyal to the history and tradition of House Kazusa, fought against a coalition of state movements and military factions harbouring resent against the Japanese, which aimed to segregate the Daresian citizens of Japanese descent and strip the administrative power from House Kazusa.
The Mortcombe Movement
Following the quick defeat of forces in Western Daresia, under the autonomous jurisdiction of Houses Kazusa and Chauffard, numerous movements and Japano-phobes blamed the inadequate military forces and leadership of House Kazusa, and many firmly believed that the House aided the Japanese invasion of Daresia. This led to the rise of a particularly radical movement, under the sole leadership of Laurence W. Mortcombe, in which many Mortcombe loyalists discriminated against citizens of Japanese heritage through frequent executions and raids.
The Tragedy of Daresia's Military
Main Article: The Tragedy of Daresia's Military
This concept is relevant to the quick expansion of resentment against the Japanese, in which numerous sources blamed the Daresian-Japanese government(s) (especially House Kazusa and their Japanophile neighbours, House Chauffard) due to their inability and huge failure in holding the line. Furthermore, hatred against the military spread as the defenders suffered heavy losses due to friendly artillery.
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A period of instability and terror, accompanied with the establishment of numerous factional movements such as Pro-democratic movements, Charlemagne loyalists, etc.
Mini Timeline Stages:
- Starts in attempted Coup d'etat of House Kazusa? Followed by public subjugation by the Imperial Royal Guard of all the Major Houses?
- Ends in House Kazusa, along with other Houses, reclaiming the region of Bennezusa and pushing back the Empire of Japan in 1946.