246th Royal BattleMech Division
|246th Royal BattleMech Division|
|Nickname||The Saffel Division|
|Parent Command||LVIII Corps|
The 246th Royal BattleMech Division or the Saffel Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army. As one of the SLDF Royal units the Saffel Division recruited from Terran Hegemony worlds exclusively.
The 246th formed a part of LVIII Corps, Seventh Army, and in 2764 was stationed in District 3 of the Capellan Confederation Military Region. Following the New Vandenberg Uprising and subsequent Periphery uprising the 246th was deployed along with the rest of LVIII Corps into an undisclosed area of the Periphery, where the division was destroyed.
|Commanding Officers of the 246th Royal BattleMech Division|
|Major General||Casey Grosz||2762 - New Vandenberg Uprising|
- 2461st Royal BattleMech Brigade 
- 2462nd Royal BattleMech Brigade
- 2463rd Royal Infantry Brigade
- The Star League, p. 154
- Field Manual: SLDF, p. 99, "246th Royal BattleMech Division"
- The Star League, p. 133
- Field Manual: SLDF, p. 13