159th Galax Heavy Tank Regiment
|159th Galax Heavy Tank Regiment|
|Unit Profile (as of 2982)|
|Parent Formation||Armed Forces of the Federated Suns|
Third Succession War
During the Third Succession War, First Prince Andrew Davion directed a series of counter-attacks against raids from Great Houses. This due to recent defeated mutinies of MechWarriors. One such raid was against the Federated Suns' world of Rio.
The regiment was attached to the 15th Avalon Hussars in 2982 as part of the military offensive against invading Capellan forces on Rio. The unit was involved in heavy fighting against Liao forces, and was victorious in repelling them from the world.
Future Draconis March Lord, Aaron Sandoval, served in the 159th under an assumed name as a Master Sergeant. His heroic action were televised to the nation, a result of him sacrificing his tank to save another.
|Commanding Officers of the 159th Galax Heavy Tank Regiment|
- House Davion (The Federated Suns) - The Cabal, Regrouping - Cabal against FedSuns, Great Houses attacking various worlds including Rio.
- House Davion (The Federated Suns) - Aaron Sandoval profile - 159th Galax action noted in character's history.
- House Davion (The Federated Suns) - Aaron Sandoval - Serving with the 159th in disguise, he saves his future wife on Rio.