287th BattleMech Division

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287th BattleMech Division
Unit Profile (as of 2764)
Nickname The Tobruk Division
Parent Formation Star League Defense Force
Formed unknown


The Two Hundred Eighty-seventh BattleMech Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.


In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the XLV Corps, Eighteenth Army, to the Periphery Military Region, but was moved to an undisclosed are of the Periphery by 2765, to take part in the Periphery Uprising.[1] The 287th survived the war and the Hegemony Campaign, but it is unknown what has happend with the Division.[1]


As an SLDF BattleMech division the 287th would have been formed from two Brigades of BattleMech regiments and a brigade of Mechanized Infantry regiments.[2]


  • 2871st Brigade [3]
  • 2872nd Brigade
  • 2873rd Brigade


  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 156, "Eighteenth"
  2. The Star League, p. 133
  3. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 13