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The Red Talons are a Second Founding successor chapter of the Iron Hands; their home world of Raikan lies within the Segmentum Tempestus. The chapter's power armour is red with black trim, the chapter symbol a set of red birds talons on a black circular background.
- War of the Beast - 544.M32. The Red Talons help defend the Forge World of Lankast from Orks.
- War of the False Primarch - 860.M33. Convened as part of the Pentarchy of Blood to enact the judgement of the High Lords of Terra, systematically destroying eleven chapters of the Adeptus Astartes judged Traitoris Perdita.[3a]
- Some time after the Abyssal Crusade (after 321.M37) the Chapter attacked the Fists of Olchis and the Talons of Anathrax,[3b] which had become corrupted by their trials in the Eye of Terror. The Red Talons' attack resulted in the near complete destruction of both corrupted Chapters.[3b]
- First Scouring of Coriolanthe - 948.M38
- Orask Wars - 977.M41. A full Company was committed to the conflict.
- Undated - Battle of Amion[3c]
- Undated - War with xenos Draxian Hegemony[3b]
- Undated - War with xenos Galthites of the Oenorian Inner Systems[3b]
- Undated - War with xenos Paramours of the Morpheus Rift[3b]
Known Named Vehicles
- 1: Warhammer 40,000 5th Edition Rulebook, [Needs Citation]
- 2: To Cleanse The Stars by Andy Chambers and Matt Keefe. (accessed 2007.02.18)
- 3: Imperial Armour Volume Two - Second Edition
- 4: Codex: Chaos Space Marines (6th Edition), pgs. 17–19
- 5: Codex: Ultramarines (2nd Edition), pg. 9
- 6: Codex: Space Marines (5th Edition), pg. 30
- 7: How to Paint Space Marines, pg. 83
- 8: Imperial Armour - Apocalypse II, pg. 79
- 9: The Last Wall (Novel), Chapter 1