First Battle of New JerusalemEdit
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In April, Petrov was assigned to Task Force Bravo to serve as the driver of their during their deployment to . However, the carrying Petrov, Bravo and the Elephant was shot down by shortly after entering the atmosphere. It crashed in the deserts of the planet, and the Elephant was completely destroyed.
Clearing the crash-site, Petrov and the rest of Task Force Bravo fought their way to New Haifa to rendezvous with the other Task Forces. Once there, they used Elephants, one of which driven by Petrov, to get to the city of Tzab Shveh. On the way, the convoy was ambushed several times by Kig-Yar, but Petrov and Bravo managed to survive the attacks.
When they arrived at Tzab Shveh, they learned that a Covenant strike force had arrived at the planet and had placed an Requisition of Prosperity, and taken to , where Petrov, having completed his mission with Bravo, was assigned to another unit.around the city. After destroying the shield, Task Force Bravo entered the city, while Petrov and the other Elephants remained outside. They were later evacuated to the stolen Covenant