|First Appearance:||The Hammer and the Anvil (mentioned only)|
|In Service:||Terran-Vasudan War|
|Faction:||Galactic Terran Alliance|
|Fate:||Destroyed by Shivans on 1/25/2335|
The command briefing of The Hammer and the Anvil refers to the destruction of the GTD Amadeus by Shivans as being the antecedent for the official declaration of the Great War. It is referred to as belonging to the 3rd Fleet, based in Vega.
There is no canon information about which class of destroyer the Amadeus belonged to, though it is generally assumed to be an Orion.