83rd BattleMech Division

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83rd BattleMech Division
Unit Profile (as of 2764)
Nickname The Balan Division
Parent Formation Star League Defense Force
Formed unknown


The Eighty-third BattleMech Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.


In 2764, the unit was stationed on Styk[1], assigned as a part of the XXIV Corps, Fifth Army, to District 1 of the Capellan Confederation Military Region and then transferred to District 2 by 2765, to take part in the Periphery Uprising.[2]The 83rd was destroyed during the Hegemony Campaign.[2]


Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 83rd BattleMech Division
Major General Ora Farkas 2764[3]




As an SLDF BattleMech Division the 83rd would have been composed with two Brigades of 'Mech regiments and one brigade of Mechanized Infantry regiments.[4]


  • 831st Brigade [5]
  • 832nd Brigade
  • 833rd Brigade


  1. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 253, "SLDF - Capellan Confederation Military Command Map"
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Star League, p. 153, "Fifth"
  3. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 81, "83rd BattleMech Division"
  4. The Star League, p. 133
  5. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 13