135th Royal BattleMech Division

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135th Royal BattleMech Division
Unit Profile (as of 2784)
Nickname The Van Diemen Division
Parent Formation VIII Corps
Formed unknown

Overview[edit]

The 135th Royal BattleMech Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army. It was one of the SLDF's Royal units, which consisted of troops from the Terran Hegemony.

History[edit]

In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the VIII Corps, Fourteenth Army, to Destrict 1 of the Draconis Combine Military Region and then transferred to District 2 by 2765.[1]. The 135th survived the Periphery Uprising and the Hegemony Campaign, and followed General Aleksandr Kerensky on the Exodus in 2784.[1]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF BattleMech Division the 135th would have been composed with two Brigades of 'Mech regiments and one brigade of Mechanized Infantry regiments.[2]

2764[edit]

135th Royal BattleMech Division [3]

  • 1351st Royal BattleMech Brigade
  • 1352nd Royal BattleMech Brigade
  • 1353rd Royal Mechanized Infantry Brigade

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 147, "Fourteenth"
  2. The Star League, p. 133
  3. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 13

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