Northwind Hussars

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Northwind Hussars
Unit Profile (as of 3067)
CO Colonel Loren Jaffray
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The Northwind Hussars were a mercenary unit formed specifically by the Northwind Highlanders to fight the Clans.


Commanded by Loren Jaffray. Formed after the Northwind Highlanders' operations on Wayside V (Wildcat).[1]

In 3067 they were contracted to the SLDF and garrisoned Ueda.[2]


Prior to his taking command of the Northwind Hussars, Colonel Loren Jaffray served in the Death Commandos of the CCAF.


The regiment is a dedicated anti-Clan force, although it is still capable of standard Inner Sphere tactical doctrines.


The naval fleet contains following ships:

Star Lord-class Scotland Forever,
Invader-class Lady of the Lake, Tradition and Honor, and Flight of Icarus
Merchant-class Necromo and Bellatrix, and the
Scout-class = Deep Hunter, Star of David, Prince's Own, and Juniper.


  • Regimental Command Trinary(Company/Elite/Reliable)
The command element is designed after Clan standard.
The Air Wing is composed solely of Clan-made fighters.
  • Northwind Hussars(Reinforced Regiment/Elite/Reliable)
Jaffray’s Own
Jaguar’s Bane
Wolf Slayers
The unit contains 10 percent Clan equipment and the rest is made of Star League technology.


  1. "Impetus Of War"p.284
  2. Field Manual: Updates, p. 184
  • Mercenaries Supplemental, p. 56 - "Unit Profile"