229th Iron Guards (Clan Stone Lion)

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Two Hundred and Twenty Iron Guards Cluster
Previous Designation(s) Two Hundred and Twenty Ninth Mechanized Strike Cluster
Affiliation Clan Stone Lion
Clan Hell's Horses (previous)
Parent Command Zeta Galaxy


Clan Hell's Horses[edit]

The unit was originally the 229th Mechanized Strike Cluster of Clan Hell's Horses known as the Artemis Cluster. It was stationed on Niles in 3059 [1] and on Tiber in 3067.[2]

Clan Stone Lion[edit]

After the creation of Clan Stone Lion in 3075 during the Wars of Reaving, the Cluster was renamed the 229th Iron Guards and became part of that Clan's Touman.[3]


Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 229th Iron Guards (Clan Hell's Horses)
Star Colonel Quinna 3059[4]
Star Colonel Trent Dudzinsky 3067[2]
Commanding Officers of the 229th Iron Guards (Clan Stone Lion)
Star Colonel Stone Moreau 3085[5]


The Cluster makes extensive use of aerospace fighters to harass its opponents.

Composition History[edit]



  • 229th Iron Guards - Veteran 100% Strength. [5]


When rolling random Mech assignment - re-roll any design that does not feature at least one SRM or LRM launcher. If the second Mech is also missile free the player may chose either design. [6]


  • The Cluster favors missile equipped units.


  1. Field Manual Crusader Clans, p. 151
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Field Manual: Update, p. 71, "Crusader Clans Deployment Table"
  3. The Wars of Reaving, p. 146-149
  4. 4.0 4.1 Field Manual Crusader Clans, p. 70, "229th Mechanized Cavalry"
  5. 5.0 5.1 The Wars of Reaving, p.171
  6. Field Manual Crusader Clans, p. 176