48th Infantry Division

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48th Infantry Division
Unit Profile (as of 2764)
Nickname The Black Watch Division
Parent Formation LXVIII Corps
Formed unknown

Overview[edit]

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

History[edit]

In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the LXVIII Corps, Eighteenth Army, of the Periphery Military Region, but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery to take part in the Periphery Uprising by 2765.[1] The 48th suffered heavy losses in the Hegemony Campaign, and was disbanded in 2784.[1]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF Infantry division the 48th would have been formed from two brigades of grunt infantry and a brigade of light BattleMech regiments.[2]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 156, "Eighteenth"
  2. The Star League, p. 133

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