263rd BattleMech Division

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263rd BattleMech Division
Unit Profile (as of 2766)
Nickname The Zollikofen Division
Parent Formation LXX Corps
Formed unknown
Disbanded 2766

Overview[edit]

The 263rd BattleMech Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.

History[edit]

In 2764, the unit was stationed on Midale[1], assigned as a part of the LXX Corps, Fourth Army, to District 3 of the Federated Suns Military Region but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery to take part in the Periphery Uprising 2765.[2]. The 263rd suffered heavy losses, and was disbanded in 2766.[2]

Officers[edit]

The commanding officer in 2764 is Major General Garth Svensen.[3]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF BattleMech division the 263rd BattleMech Division would have been formed from two Brigades of BattleMech regiments and a brigade of Mechanized Infantry regiments.[4]

2764[edit]

  • 2631st BattleMech Brigade [5]
  • Heavy Assault Regiment
  • Striker Regiment
  • Battle Regiment
  • 2632nd BattleMech Brigade
  • Heavy Assault Regiment
  • Striker Regiment
  • Battle Regiment
  • 2633rd Brigade


References[edit]

  1. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 252, "SLDF - Federated Suns Military Command Map"
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Star League, p. 152, "Fourth"
  3. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 75, "263rd BattleMech Division"
  4. The Star League, p. 133
  5. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 75

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