179th Mechanized Infantry Division
|179th Mechanized Infantry Division|
|Parent Command||XLVII Corps|
The 179th Mechanized Infantry Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.
|Commanding Officers of the 179th Mechanized Infantry Division|
The Mechanized Infantry Divisions of the Star League were used offensively to exploit gaps in the enemy front created by the BattleMech Divisions. They also bore the brunt of defensive actions.
The Division comprised two Brigades of Mechanized Infantry and a single BattleMech Brigade. Also attached was a Ground Aero Wing.
- The Star League, p. 158, "Twentieth"
- The Star League, p. 133