The Hydrian Military of officially organized on July 2nd, 2911 after the Unification Wars. Their first major action was the Hydrian Civil War against the Vennerians. They fought with great valor and the military became very popular to the people which caused many more to volunteer. The military reached its largest height during the Gaennan Civil war with around 100 million serving in the armed forces. Today that number is about 50 million. There are about 300 ships of all sizes serving in the Navy. Many ships were designed off of Alliance starships but the larger vessels were designed by the Hydrian Institute of Military Technology. The military continues to serve the Empire with vigor and honor. The military is very popular within the Empire and the soldiers are seen as celebrates to many.