28th Mechanized Infantry Division

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28th Mechanized Infantry Division
Unit Profile (as of 2764)
Nickname n/a
Parent Formation XIV Corps
Formed unknown

Overview[edit]

The Twenty-eighth Mechanized Infantry Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.

History[edit]

In 2764 the Twenty-eighth was a part of XIV Corps within the Fourteenth Army and was assigned to District 1 of the Draconis Combine Military Region; the Twenty-eighth was then transferred to District 3 in 2765 as part of the redeployment effort to fight the Periphery Uprising.[1] The Twenty-eighth was destroyed during the Hegemony Campaign.[1]

Tactics[edit]

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.

Composition History[edit]

The Division comprised two Brigades of Mechanised Infantry and a single BattleMech Brigade. Also attached was a Ground Aero Wing.[2]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 147, "Fourteenth"
  2. The Star League, p. 133

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