226th Royal Mechanized Infantry Division
|226th Royal Mechanized Infantry Division|
|Nickname||The Wild Ones from Yorii|
|Parent Command||LXIV Corps|
In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the LXIV Corps, Eighteenth Army, of the Periphery Military Region but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery to take part in the Periphery Uprising by 2765. The 226th survived the war and the Hegemony Campaign, and followed General Aleksandr Kerensky on the Exodus in 2784.
|Commanding Officers of the 226th Royal Mechanized Infantry Division|
|Major General||Victor MacCailin||2764|
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.
- Field Manual SLDF, page 215
- Field Manual: SLDF, p. 215, "226th Royal Mechanized Infantry Division"
- The Star League, p. 156, "Eighteenth"
- The Star League, p. 133