29th Royal Dragoon Regiment

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29th Royal Dragoon Regiment
Unit Profile (as of 2784)
Nickname Aleutian Assault Guards
Parent Formation XXXV Corps
Formed unknown

Overview[edit]

The Twenty-ninth Royal Dragoon Regiment was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army. It was one of the SLDF's Royal units, which consisted of troops from the Terran Hegemony.

History[edit]

In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the XXXV Corps, Fifteenth Army, to District 2 of the Draconis Combine Military Region but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery to take part in the Periphery Uprising by 2765.[1] The Twenty-ninth survived the war and the Hegemony Campaign, and followed General Aleksandr Kerensky on the Exodus in 2784.[1]

Officers[edit]

Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 29th Royal Dragoon Regiment
Colonel Daniel Allison 2701-2743[2]
Colonel Marcus Kyle 2784[3]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF Dragoon regiment the Twenty-ninth would have been composed primarily of heavy to assault 'Mechs, tanks and hovercraft.[4]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 148, "Fifteenth"
  2. The Star League, p. 59, "Famous Star League Gunslingers"
  3. The Battle for Twycross, p. 14
  4. The Star League, p. 133

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