199th Mechanized Infantry Division
|199th Mechanized Infantry Division|
|Unit Profile (as of 2767)|
|Parent Formation||LIX Corps|
The 199th Mechanized Infantry Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.
In 2764 the 199th was a part of LIX Corps within the Twentieth Army and was assigned to the Periphery Military Region. The 199th was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery in 2765 in response to the Periphery Uprising. The 199th survived the Uprising but was destroyed during the Hegemony Campaign.
The Mechanised Infantry Divisions of the Star League were used offensively to exploit gaps in the enemy front created by the BattleMech Divisions. They also bore the brunt of defensive actions.
The Division comprised two Brigades of Mechanised Infantry and a single BattleMech Brigade. Also attached was a Ground Aero Wing.
- The Star League, p. 158, "Twentieth"
- The Star League, p. 133