Michael Lawhorn

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Michael Lawhorn
Died: May 3063
Affiliation Black Knight Legion

Colonel Michael Lawhorn (?-3063) was the Commanding Officer of the Black Knight Legion mercenary unit.[1]

Lawhorn was killed in action on Kentares IV in May of 3063, the victim of a double-cross by his Lyran employer.

Lawhorn piloted a BL-12-KNT Black Knight BattleMech, the Legion's namesake, which was salvaged by the Lyrans and later recovered by the new CO of the Legion, Colonel Eric McClair.


Featured only in the apocryphal computer game MechWarrior 4: Black Knight, the character of Michael Lawhorn is apocryphal as well.


  1. MechWarrior 4: Black Knight