259th BattleMech Division
|259th BattleMech Division|
|Nickname||The Fomalhaut Division|
|Parent Command||XLII Corps|
The Two Hundred Fifty-ninth BattleMech Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.
In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the XLII Corps, Twelfth Army, to District 2 of the Lyran Commonwealth Military Region, but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery. The 259th was destroyed during the Periphery Uprising in 2765.
|Commanding Officers of the 259th BattleMech Division|
|Major General||George “GeeGee” Garver||2764|
- 2591st Brigade 
- 2592nd Brigade
- 2593rd Brigade
- Field Manual SLDF, page 153
- The Star League, p. 145, "Twelfth"
- The Star League, p. 133
- Field Manual: SLDF, p. 13