XXX Ulpia Victrix Update 2016-11-27    
1 Real-Encyclopädie article Legio by Ritterling p.1821-1829      
History from 58 BC to 284 AD        
Date Action Legionary HQ Modern name Province Comment
c.103 AD raised for Trajan's second Dacian campaign       called I Germanica Ulpia (named for Trajan's nomen Ulpius)
105-6 2nd Dacian war and received title "Victrix"        
106 stationed in Pannonia Brigetio Szöny Pannonia Superior  
119 moved to Vetera Vetera Xanten Germania Inferior  
c.150 Antoninus Pius' war vs the Moors (vexillation)        
162-166 Lucius Verus' Parthian wars (vexillation)        
166-180 M.Aurelius' Marcomannic wars (vexillation)        
196-197 Septimius Severus' civil war vs Clodius Albinus       titled Pia Fidelis
197 stationed at Lugdunum for short period Lugdunum Lyon Lugdunensis  
c.198/200 returned to Vetera Vetera Xanten Germania Inferior  
208-209 Septimius Severus' Caledonian campaign        
211/217 titled Antoniniana after Caracalla        
222/235 titled Severiana after Alexander Severus       also Severiana Alexandriana
235 Severus Alexander's Persian war (vexillation)        
256 wars vs the Franks       titled "VI/VII Pia VI/VII Fidelis"
260-269 supported the Gallic emperor Postumus        
284 still at Vetera Vetera Xanten Germania Inferior