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- "The 8th Irish, despite the name, is not a homogenous regiment. It is the crowning achievement of a dedicated attempt to provide a peacekeeping regiment that is diverse in culture and creed, so that those settlers on the OCs can find themselves in those soldiers defending them."
- ― An extract from an article on in early 2521.