5th Victoria Rangers

5th Victoria Rangers
Unit Profile (as of 3145)
Nickname Albrecht's Rangers[1]
Parent Formation Victoria Rangers
Formed between 3134 and 3144


History[edit]

The 5th Victoria Rangers was created in secret sometime before Operation CELESTIAL REWARD as one of the Hidden Lion regiments formed by Chancellor Daoshen Liao using stockpiled equipment.[1] This new Rangers unit uses the Augmented Regiment formations commonly found in the CCAF by 3145.[2] They are a second-line regiment of the Victoria Commonality.[3]

In 3144, the entire Victoria Rangers brigade liberated Victoria as part of Operation CELESTIAL REWARD. They then moved on to free the remaining commonality worlds lost in the Victoria War.[1]

Officers[edit]

The commanding officer as of 3145 was Sang-shao Terrence Albrecht.[4]

Tactics[edit]

The unit prefers small-unit actions and long-range engagements.[1]

Composition History[edit]

3145[edit]

5th Victoria Rangers (Green/Reliable)[4]

  • CO: Sang-shao Terrence Albrecht

Albrecht's Air Rangers (2 Flight/Green/Reliable)[4]

Albrecht's Armored Rangers (Green/Reliable)[4]

Albrecht’s Jägers (Regular/Reliable)[4]

  • CO: Zhong-shao Chung Hong Hang

Notes[edit]

Their emblem is the the Edelweiss flower. Uncamouflaged units are painted a deep midnight blue.[1]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Field Manual: 3145, p. 43, "Victoria Rangers - 3145"
  2. Field Manual: 3145, p. 27, "General Review"
  3. Field Manual: 3145, p. 28, "THE NEW OLD-FASHIONED WAY"
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Field Manual: 3145, p. 46, "Capellan Confederation Deployment Table - 3145"

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