218th Royal Light Horse Regiment

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218th Royal Light Horse Regiment
Unit Profile (as of 2764)
Nickname n/a
Parent Formation Star League Defense Force
Formed unknown

Overview[edit]

The Two Hundred Eighteenth Royal Light Horse Regiment was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army. It was one of the SLDF's Royal units, which consisted of troops from the Terran Hegemony.

History[edit]

In 2764, the unit was assigned as a part of the XLVI Corps, Nineteenth Army, to the Periphery Military Region. [1] The 218th was destroyed during the Periphery Uprising in 2765. [1]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF Light Horse regiment the 218th 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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