- "There's a large-scale civil war on Balith. They've requested our assistance. Anakin, you will leave immediately to command the Third Legion."
- ―Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi
The Third Legion was a unit loyal to the Galactic Republic at the time of the Clone Wars. When a large-scale civil war erupted on the planet Balith, Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi dispatched Jedi General Anakin Skywalker and Clone Captain CT-7567 to assume command of the Third Legion.