65th Jump Infantry Division

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65th Jump Infantry Division
Nickname The Tornadoes[1]
Affiliation Star League
Parent Command XLVI Corps


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

History[edit]

In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the XLVI Corps, Nineteenth Army, of the Periphery Military Region but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery in 2765 as part of the redeployment effort to fight the Periphery Uprising.[2]. The 65th survived the war and the Hegemony Campaign, and followed General Aleksandr Kerensky on the Exodus in 2784.[2]

Officers[edit]

Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 65th Jump Infantry Division
Major General Henry Matoskah 2764[3]

Tactics[edit]

Unknown.

Composition History[edit]

As an SLDF Jump Infantry division the 65th would have been formed from two brigades of Jump Troops, one brigade of 'Mech regiments and two Ground Aero Wings.[4]

References[edit]

  1. Field Manual SLDF, page 223
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Star League, p. 157, "Nineteenth"
  3. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 223, "LVI Corps"
  4. The Star League, p. 133

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