2nd Battle Payne (Clan Fire Mandrill)

2nd Battle Payne
Unit Profile (as of 3066)
Nickname The Lionhearts
Parent Formation Kindraa Payne
Disbanded 3066 (Destroyed)


The Second Battle Payne was a second line cluster of Kindraa Payne that was comprised of older warriors. It was stationed on Foster in 3059.[1]

In 3066 Kindraa Beyl-Grant challenged for the position of saKhan within the Clan in an attempt to bring more Warden causes before the Clan Council. Kindraa Sainze, holder of the office, was infuriated and struck at the Beyl-Grant with three Clusters. The fighting was fierce and Beyl-Grant stood a good chance of being annihilated but Kindraa Payne and Kindraa Faraday-Tanaga intervened and forced the Sainze warriors to withdraw. The Second were destroyed in this conflict.[2]


Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 2nd Battle Payne
Star Colonel Morganna Payne 3059[3]


The cluster was configured for hard-hitting fire power.

Composition History[edit]


Second Battle Payne - Regular/Questionable [3]

Some Stars of the Conventional Infantry were armed for an anti-aircraft role.


All 'Mechs are OmniMechs. They gain a +1 initiative bonus verses Crusader opponents and +2 verses Kindraa Sainze.[4]


  1. Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 149
  2. Field Manual: Updates, p. 42
  3. 3.0 3.1 Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 48, "Unit Profile"
  4. Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 174