265th Mechanized Infantry Division
|265th Mechanized Infantry Division|
|Unit Profile (as of 2766)|
|Nickname||Pride of Pittsburgh|
|Parent Formation||XLVIII Corps|
The 265th took heavy losses during the Periphery Uprising and by 2766 the Pride of Pittsburgh had been disbanded as a division. Elements of the division went on to join the Periphery rebels and the Capellan Confederation.
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. 155
- The Star League, p. 133