4th Robinson Strikers
|4th Robinson Strikers LCT|
|Unit Profile (as of 3145)|
|Parent Formation||Robinson Brigade|
Formed during the 32nd Century, the command was created to the brigade version of the Davion Heavy Guard. Similar to other Robinson Striker commands, the Fifth differs from them with it's elements of this combined armed with exception of it's hovercraft, consisting of heavy or assault weight class equipment. The unit was intended to work as the brigades heavy-hitters should there be a need reinforcements. Additionally, the unit is reinforced with a battalion of artillery and assigned a Arondight-Class Pocket Warship to around out assigned combat strength. The unit was consisting trained to be the best of the brigade.
The Draconis Combine Invasion of 3144
In the Battle for McGehee, the unit was station on planet when the BattleMech heavy Sixteenth Galedon Regulars launched their invasion of the planet. In course of the battle, the Fourth would have it's 302nd Amphibious Platoon, rescue number of troops who had been capture over the course of the fighting. Nicknamed the Red Trident, the 302nd would use their specialized Sea Fox Battle Armor's unique amphibious capacities capture FedSun prisons being transported by the Sixteenth by boats on Davis River. The Battle Armor troops would use the river's as cover they would ultimately destroy transport ship's escorts, rescue the Strikers’ battalion command post staff that had been overrun by the Combine's troops. The Fourth inflicted heavy damaged against the Combine force due to it's well-homed team work and skills, this would aggravating the Sixteenth which they would paid back in kind with their signature savagery they were known for before Strikers would be forces quit the planet for Dahar IV.
While recovering on Dahar IV in early 3145, the Draconis Combine sent a reconnaissance force to scout out of the planet. Armor elements of the Dahar Draconis March Militia, would help setup a ambush with a 'Mech company from the Fourth hopefully to destroy the Scouting party from the Combine's expedition as they retreated from the Dahar DMM.
- CO: Major General Giuseppe Centorino
- BattleMech Unit Note: The battalion is at 80% fighting strength and has a B Tech Rating.
- CO: Vice Admiral Manuel Cobb
- Aerospace Unit Note: The Aerospace force is at 75% fighting strength and has a B Tech Rating. The unit also has a permanently assigned Arondight-Class DropShip as part of it's assets.
4th Robinson Strikers Armor Brigade - (Veteran Skilled/Reliable Loyalty)
- CO: Major General General Pearl Chandler
- Armor/Combat Vehicle Unit Note: The combat vehicle force is at 95% fighting strength and has a B Tech Rating.
4th Robinson Strikers Infantry Brigade - (Regular Skilled / Fanatical Loyalty)
- CO: Major General Kristen George
- Infantry Unit Note: The Infantry force is at 90% fighting strength and has a B Tech Rating.
- UNIT NOTES: LCT is was assigned as of 3145 on the world of Dahar IV.
The unit's crest is the Strikers’ shield, with two rearing elephant silhouettes bracketing the sword.
Exactly time the Fourth Robinson Strikers as of this writing is unknown, as to it's action prior to the Gray Monday and the invasion by the Draconis Combine.
- Field Manual: 3145, p. 80 First & Second Robinson Strikers - Both unit fluff describes what exactly the Light Combat Unit is suppose to be like.
- Field Manual: 3145, p. 80 Robinson March Brigade/Fourth Strikers - The Fourth Robinson Strikers initial description.
- Technical Readout: 3145 Federated Suns, p. 6 Sea Fox amphibious armor - Actions of elements of the Fourth Robinson Striker's battle armor troops during the McGee invasion.
- Field Manual: 3145, p. 54,80 Galedon Regulars/Robinson March Brigade - The Sixteenth Galedons verses the Fourth Robinson Strikers, noting both sides' aspects of the battle and the year it accrued.
- Technical Readout: 3145, p. 10 Kruger Combat Car - Fourth Robinson Strikers actions in 3145 mentioned in Kruger fluff, with when it accrued.
- Field Manual: 3145, p. 93, Federated Suns Deployment/Dahar PDZ (Dahar Command) - "Fourth Robinson Strikers - status, commanding officers and location information."
- Field Manual: 3145, p. 80 Fourth Robinson Strikers - Unit insignia detailed.