179th Dragoon Regiment

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179th Dragoon Regiment
Unit Profile (as of 2764)
Nickname n/a
Parent Formation Star League Defense Force
Formed unknown

Overview[edit]

The One Hundred Seventy-ninth Dragoon Regiment was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.

History[edit]

In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the XLVII Corps, Twentieth Army, to the Periphery Military Region, but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery by 2765, to take part in the Periphery Uprising.[1]The 179th was destroyed during the Hegemony Campaign.[1]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF Dragoon regiment the 179th would have been composed primarily of heavy to assault 'Mechs, tanks and hovercraft.[2]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 158, "Twentieth"
  2. The Star League, p. 133

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