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Narenda Nath Saraswati was a young officer from Taglios serving Mogaba at the Battle at the Shadowlander cemetery during Soldiers Live.

Saraswati was the heir of an old aristocratic family which had been serving Taglios at arms for three generations, back to the first skirmishes of the Shadowmasters' invasion. Mogaba was impressed with Saraswati, who was a "regimental chief of staff with an aggressive attitude", and contrasted him to other, more timid subordinates. To give Saraswati "a chance to shine", Mogaba gave him command of the right wing force during the battle, while ordering him to leave his banners behind to help conceal his movements. While Mogaba's Second Territorial would fight the main body of Sleepy's Black Company and her allies, Saraswati was to swoop around, capture Sleepy's camp, and advance to strike the rear elements of the enemy.

Mogaba presumed that the Black Company's camp would be held by raw recruits. But Sleepy anticipated the maneuver. After Saraswati's men charged without cohesion over almost a full mile, they were cut to pieces by a Black Company force which Sleepy had hidden inside the actual cemetery, which marched out from the concealing trees in perfect order. In this way, Sleepy neutralized Saraswati's force early, before she had to face the Second Territorial. Saraswati himself was killed, and of his force, "not one man in ten could be accounted for" in the aftermath.

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