286th Royal BattleMech Division
|286th Royal BattleMech Division|
|Unit Profile (as of 2765)|
|Nickname||The Minsk Division|
|Parent Formation||XVIII Corps|
In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the XVIII Corps, Seventeenth Army, to the Periphery Military Region, but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery in 2765. The 286th was destroyed during the Periphery Uprising.
The Division seen as the main assault force of the XVIII Corps and was often sent to deal with pirate operations identified in its operational area. In this role they are adept at rapid deployment. 
- 2861st Royal BattleMech Brigade 
- 2862nd Royal BattleMech Brigade
- 2863rd Royal Infantry Brigade
- Field Manual: SLDF, p. 207
- The Star League, p. 155, "Seventh"
- The Star League, p. 133
- Field Manual: SLDF, p. 13