135th Royal BattleMech Division

135st Royal BattleMech Division
Unit Profile (as of 2764)
Nickname The Van Diemen Division
Parent Formation VIII Corps
Formed unknown


[edit] Overview

The One Hundred Thirty-fifth Royal BattleMech Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army. It was one of the SLDF's Royal units, which consisted of troops from the Terran Hegemony.

[edit] History

In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the VIII Corps, Fourteenth Army, to Destrict 1 of the Draconis Combine Military Region and then transferred to District 2 by 2765.[1]. The 135th survived the Periphery Uprising and the Hegemony Campaign, and followed General Aleksandr Kerensky on the Exodus in 2784.[1]

[edit] Composition

As an SLDF BattleMech Division the 135th would have been composed with two Brigades of 'Mech regiments and one brigade of Mechanized Infantry regiments.[2]

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 147, "Fourteenth"
  2. The Star League, p. 133

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