164th Phalanx (Clan Steel Viper)

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164th Phalanx Cluster
Unit Profile (as of 3067)
Nickname None
Parent Formation Rho Galaxy
Formed


History[edit]

The 164th Phalanx were deployed to Montmarault in 3054 and were stiil defending the system in 3061.[1][2]

By 3067 the cluster had moved to New Kent.[3]

The final fate of the Cluster is not known, but they would not have survived the destruction of Rho Galaxy or that of Clan Steel Viper in 3075.[4]

Officers[edit]

Between 3061 and 3067 the Commanding Officer was Star Colonel Kirk Roland.[5][3]

Tactics[edit]

The cluster often acted as opposition force during training cycles for the clusters of Alpha Galaxy. This gave the Cluster an advantage in defensive operations and they also knew how to use Inner Sphere tactics against raiders with great effect.[5]

Composition History[edit]

3061[edit]

164th Phalanx - Veteran/Reliable [5]

3067[edit]

164th Phalanx - Veteran/Reliable[3]

  • 85% full strength with 80% of the 'Mech force was equipped with OmniMechs

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Objective Raids, p. 30
  2. Field Manual: Warden Clans, p. 168
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Field Manual: Update, p. 80
  4. The Wars of Reaving, p.149-150
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Field Manual: Warden Clans, p. 147, "164th Phalanx Profile"

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