36th Mechanized Infantry Division

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36th Mechanized Infantry Division
Unit Profile (as of 2779)
Nickname n/a
Parent Formation X Corps
Formed unknown
Disbanded 2779

Overview[edit]

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

History[edit]

In 2764 the Thirty-sixth was a part of X Corps within the First Army and was assigned to the Terran Military Region. The Thirty-sixth was then transferred to District 1 of the Capellan Confederation Military Region by 2765 in response to the Periphery Uprising.[1] The Thirty-sixth 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. 140, "First"
  2. The Star League, p. 133

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