Due to the Chapter being understrength, because of a previous invasion by the Ork Warlord Snagrod, the Daemon Prince and his Word Bearers and Daemon allies outnumbered the Crimson Fists. However Rhaxor's forces would be defeated, when the armies of the Indomitus Crusade came to the Chapter's aid and helped cleanse the invaders from the Crimson Fists' Homeworld.
- 1: Wrath of the Lost (Novel), Chapter 9
- 2: Codex: Space Marines (8th Edition), pg. 21 — The Indomitus Crusade