3rd Skye Rangers

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Insignia of the Skye Rangers
Third Skye Rangers
Unit Profile (as of 2765)
Nickname The Duke's Own[1]
Parent Formation Skye Rangers


The Third Skye Rangers were stationed on Skye in 2765. Originally they were supposed to be deployed to the Commonwealth/Draconis Combine border, but several messages from the Duke of Skye to the High Command resulted in the Third being deployed to Skye. However, at the same time, a senior general was assigned to a dead-end job in the brigade's finance office.[1]

Third Succession War[edit]

Around 2895, the Third where destroyed by forces from the Draconis Combine during the conquest of Freedom.[2]


Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 3rd Skye Rangers



Composition History[edit]


Third Skye Rangers (Regiment/Regular/Questionable)[1]

Note: At this point in time the unit was stationed on Skye.

2786 - 2821[edit]

3rd Skye Rangers (Regiment/Regular/Questionable) [3]

Note: At this point in time the medium-weight unit was stationed on Skye. In 2821 the command was reduced to 33 percent of its strength and was deployed on Skye. [3]


3rd Skye Rangers (Regiment/Regular/Questionable) [4]

Note: At this point in time the heavy-weight unit was stationed on Skye with an operational readiness of 83 percent. [4] The unit was destroyed during the war.[4]

Game Rules[edit]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Field Report 2765: LCAF, pp. 18-19, "Skye Rangers" - Regimental Status
  2. House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), p. 69, "The Battle for Skye (2895)"
  3. 3.0 3.1 ’’ First Succession War’’, p. 139
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 ’’ Second Succession War’’, p. 99