The Rhinos are a Combined Arms combat force belonging to the independent exFWL state, the Duchy of Andurien.
The unit is part of the Andurien Rangers brigade, the Seventh's personal were brought together from mix of backgrounds. These included a mix of Dispossessed MechWarriors, planetary militia soldiers, and volunteers. The unit as of 3145, was the newest of the Ranger units in Andurien Defense Force's Ranger Brigade. Thou active in service in 3145, the unit has been stationed away from the active borders, where it has yet tested itself against would-be enemies of Andurien or it's allies. The Rhino's nickname was alleged to have been gained from one its early training missions where an inept maneuvers conducted at night lead to a accidently that destroyed a water reservoir. The resulting flood cause the destruction of farmlands near the dam.
Seventh Andurien Rangers (1 Combined Arms Battalion/Green/Reliable)
- CO: Colonel Toby Foster
- Unit 3145 Note: The Regiment has a equipment rating of "A", giving it highest quality equipment available to them in Andurien Defense Force. It is was stationed on Xanthe III, the battalion configured with Armor Company, BattleMech Company, and infantry company.
- ↑ Field Manual: 3145, p. 112, "Free Worlds League Military - Andurien Defense Force" - Background info on the 7th Andurien Rangers
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 Field Manual: 3145, p. 117, "Free Worlds League Military - Andurien Defense Force"