175th BattleMech Division

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175th BattleMech Division
Unit Profile (as of 2770)
Nickname The Katukov Division
Parent Formation LII Corps
Formed unknown

Overview[edit]

The 175th BattleMech Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.

History[edit]

In 2764, the unit was stationed on Marlette[1], assigned as a part of the LII Corps, Second Army, to District 1 of the Federated Suns Military Region and then transferred to District 3 by 2765, to take part in the Periphery Uprising.[2]The 175th was destroyed during the Hegemony Campaign.[2]

Officers[edit]

The commanding officer in 2764 was Major General Aquilinus Filbert.[3]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF BattleMech Division the 175th would have been composed with two Brigades of 'Mech regiments and one brigade of Mechanized Infantry regiments.[4]

2764[edit]

  • 1751st Brigade [5]
  • 1752nd Brigade
  • 1753rd Brigade

References[edit]

  1. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 252, "SLDF - Federated Suns Military Command Map"
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Star League, p. 150, "Second"
  3. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 55, "175th BattleMech Division"
  4. The Star League, p. 133
  5. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 13

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