173rd BattleMech Division
|173rd BattleMech Division|
|Unit Profile (as of 2764)|
|Nickname||The New Earth Division|
|Parent Formation||Star League Defense Force|
The One Hundred Seventy-third BattleMech Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.
In 2764, the unit was stationed on Victoria, assigned as a part of the LIV Corps, Fourth Army, to District 3 of the Federated Suns Military Region but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery to take part in the Periphery Uprising by 2765.. The 173th survived the war and the Hegemony Campaign, and followed General Aleksandr Kerensky on the Exodus in 2784.
- ↑ Field Manual: SLDF, p. 252, "SLDF - Federated Suns Military Command Map"
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 The Star League, p. 152, "Fourth"
- ↑ Field Manual: SLDF, p. 71, "173rd BattleMech Division"
- ↑ The Star League, p. 133