60th Royal BattleMech Division

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60th Royal BattleMech Division
Unit Profile (as of 2765)
Nickname The Anakim Division
Parent Formation XXXVII Corps
Formed unknown
Disbanded 2765

Overview[edit]

The Sixtieth Royal BattleMech Division 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 stationed on Firgrove[1], assigned as a part of the XXXVII Corps, Fourth Army, to District 3 of the Federated Suns Military Region, but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery.[2] The Sixtieth was destroyed during the Periphery Uprising in 2765.[2]

Officers[edit]

The commanding officer in 2764 was Major General Athena Vasilakis.[3]

Composition[edit]

As an SLDF BattleMech Division the Sixtieth would have been composed with two Brigades of 'Mech regiments and one brigade of Mechanized Infantry regiments.[4]

2764[edit]

  • 601st Royal BattleMech Brigade [5]
  • Royal Heavy Assault Regiment
  • Royal Heavy Assault Regiment
  • Royal Battle Regiment
  • 602nd Royal BattleMech Brigade
  • Royal Striker Regiment
  • Royal Battle Regiment
  • Royal Battle Regiment
  • 603rd Infantry Brigade

References[edit]

  1. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 252, "SLDF - Federated Suns Military Command Map"
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Star League, p. 152, "Fourth"
  3. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 69, "60th Royal BattleMech Division"
  4. The Star League, p. 133
  5. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 69

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