46th Jump Infantry Division

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46th Jump Infantry Division
Formed unknown
Nickname Rain of Steel[1]
Affiliation SLDF
Parent Command L Corps


The Forty-sixth Jump Infantry Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.


In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the L Corps, Sixteenth Army, to District 3 of the Draconis Combine Military Region, but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery.[2] The 46th was destroyed during the Periphery Uprising in 2765.[2]


Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 46th Jump Infantry Division
Major General David Thomas 2764[1]



Composition History[edit]

As an SLDF Jump Infantry division the 46th would have been formed from two brigades of Jump Troops, one brigade of 'Mech regiments and two Ground Aero Wings.[3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Field Manual SLDF, page 197
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Star League, p. 149, "Sixteenth"
  3. The Star League, p. 133