Ulrioch is a major city in The Gurkish Empire, seemingly in the region of Dawah. It is famed for being captured by The Union during the First Gurkish War after a some nine years before the series begins. Collem West won his fighter’s reputation there, where he was first through the Union breach. The siege was commanded by General Kroy. Corporal Tunny also fought there, although he slept through most of the fighting.