1st Sakhara Academy Training Battalion

First Sakhara Academy Training Battalion
Unit Profile (as of 2864)
Nickname
Parent Formation Sakhara Academy
Formed First Succession War[1]

The First Sakhara Academy Training Battalion was one of six ad hoc regiments of troops formed by the staff and students of the Sakhara Academy during the First Succession War.[1]

History[edit]

Founded during the First Succession War along with five sister training battalions,[1][2] the First Sakhara was a mixed regiment formed from the students and staff of the Sakhara Academy. The First soon distinguished itself; fighting alongside its sister commands, the First fought off three seperate attacks by the Third Sword of Light and three other veteran BattleMech regiments. This became known as the Days of Jousting at Dragons, and established Sakhara Academy's reputation.[2]

The First was the only one of the Sakhara Training Battalions to survive the Second Succession War.[3]

Officers[edit]

Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 1st Sakhara Academy Training Battalion

Tactics[edit]

Unknown.

Composition History[edit]

2821[edit]

First Sakhara Academy Training Battalion (Green/Reliable)[1]

- At this point in time the First Sakhara was a light-weight unit operating at about three-fifths of full regimental strength, and was based on Crossing.[1]

2830[edit]

First Sakhara Academy Training Battalion (Green/Reliable)[3]

- At this point in time the First Sakhara was a light-weight unit operating at about a sixth above full strength, and was based on Crossing.[3]

2864[edit]

First Sakhara Academy Training Battalion (Regular/Reliable)[1]

- At this point in time the First Sakhara was a light-weight unit operating at about three-quarters of full strength, and was based on Crossing.[3]

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 First Succession War, p. 134, "Armed Forces of the Federated Suns (AFFS)"
  2. 2.0 2.1 House Davion (The Federated Suns), p. 155, "Sakhara Academy"
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Second Succession War, p. 94, "Armed Forces of the Federated Suns (AFFS)"

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