216th Light Horse Regiment

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216th Light Horse Regiment
Unit Profile (as of 2764)
Nickname n/a
Parent Formation Star League Defense Force
Formed unknown

Overview[edit]

The Two Hundred Sixteenth Light Horse 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 XLVI Corps, Nineteenth Army, to the Periphery Military Region, but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery in 2765 as part of the redeployment effort to fight the Periphery Uprising.[1] The 216th was destroyed during the Hegemony Campaign.[1]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF Light Horse regiment the 216th would have been composed of light to medium vehicles backed up by at least two Recon companies composed of 'Mechs designed for information gathering in addition to any regular 'Mechs within the regiment.[2]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 157, "Nineteenth"
  2. The Star League, p. 133

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