29th BattleMech Division

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29th BattleMech Division
Unit Profile (as of 2764)
Nickname The Polypherne Division
Parent Formation X Corps
Formed unknown

Overview[edit]

The Twenty-nineth BattleMech Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.

History[edit]

In 2764, the unit was stationed alongside with the 70th Infantry Division on New Earth[1], assigned as a part of the X Corps, First Army, to the Terran Military Region and then transferred to District 1 of the Capellan Confederation Military Region in 2765 to take part in the Periphery Uprising.[2] The Twenty-nineth was destroyed during the Amaris Civil War.[2]

Officers[edit]

The commanding officer in 2764 was Major General Eduardo de la Garza.[3]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF BattleMech Division the Twenty-nineth would have been composed with two Brigades of 'Mech regiments and one brigade of Mechanized Infantry regiments.[4]

2764[edit]

  • 291st Brigade [5]
  • 292nd Brigade
  • 293rd Brigade

References[edit]

  1. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 251, "SLDF - Terran Hegemony Military Command Map"
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Star League, p. 140, "First"
  3. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 41, "29th BattleMech Division"
  4. The Star League, p. 133
  5. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 13

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