Gerald Marshal is the Azin Minister of Defense of the country of Azin. Born in TK 1014 he has seen what the enemies of Azin can do when they attack. He served as a column commander during the Fourth War with the Horde. His natural ability to understand how to construct defenses and how they can be breeched made him the ideal choice to become the first Azin Minister of Defense of the country of Azin. His responsibility is preparing the country to defend itself.