Concordat Cuirassiers

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Concordat Cuirassiers
Unit Profile (as of 3025)
Nickname
Parent Formation II Corps
Formed Early Succession Wars

Unit Description[edit]

The Concordat Cuirassiers was a Taurian Concordat military formation which was originally mix of BattleMechs and infantry support which were assigned to II Corp Brigade.

Unit Insigna and Color Scheme[edit]

The unit's original insigna is two cross lightning bolts

History[edit]

Formation during the Succession Wars[edit]

The Concordat Cuirassiers formed like other after the fall of the Star League in 2784. The unit's most noted actions during this era was in late thirty-first century against Federation Suns. The Cuirassiers would clashes between 2995 to 3020 with Capellan March forces lead by Michael Hasek-Davion. During this time period they were known hatred for Federated Sun troops, so far they would refuse to take prisoners Davion forces.[1]

Post Succession War era and Destruction[edit]

The unit did not see much action in 3030s to 3050s, however they would be called up to serve as part of the Trinity Alliance units. They would enter combat in the Capellan-St. Ives War in 3062 along side their long time mercenary allies, Longwood's Bluecoats. The intensity of the fighting would led the unit to its destruction.[2]

Officers[edit]

  • As of 3050, the Commanding Officer was Colonel Philip Canderson[4]

Tactics[edit]

Composition History[edit]

3025[edit]

Concordat Curaissiars[5]

  • CO: Colonel Caroline Montaine
  • 1st Battalion (Veteran/Reliable)
  • 2nd Battalion (Veteran/Reliable)
  • CO: Subaltern Philip Canderson
  • 3rd Battalion (Regular/Questionable)
  • CO: Subaltern Douglas Owen
    • Support: The Regiment is supported by attached Infantry, Aerospace Fighters forces, while also having DropShip & JumpShip support to transport them all.[6]

3050-3059[edit]

Concordat Cuirassiers (BattleMech Regiment)[7]

  • CO: Colonel Philip Canderson
  • 1st Battalion - CO: Subaltern Donald McKnight = (Veteran / Reliable)
  • 2nd Battalion - CO: Subaltern Theresa Smalley (Veteran / Reliable)
  • 3rd Battalion - Co: Subaltern Lucynda Hecker (Regular/Questionable)

Notes=[edit]

References[edit]

  1. The Periphery (1988), p. 78 Concordat Cuirassiers - Unit brief history during the Succession Wars.
  2. Field Manual: Periphery, p. 49 - Unit's destruction noted.
  3. Periphery (sourcebook), p. 78 Concordat Cuirassiers - Commanding Officer Listed.
  4. 20 Year Update, p. 77 - Unit commander noted.
  5. Periphery 1st Edition, p.81
  6. The Periphery (1988), p. 78 Concordat Cuirassiers - Unit status and specs.
  7. 20 Year Update, p. 77 - Unit status and location as of 3050.

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