Andurien Defense Force

The Andurien Defense Force (ADF) is the armed forces of the Duchy of Andurien. Formed in 3075 when the Duchy declared independence from the Free Worlds League, the ADF focuses upon combined-arms and has fought in several wars with neighboring states throughout the Dark Age era.

Units[edit]

Deployment Status[edit]

In 3145 the ADF had a strength of approximately eight combined-arms regiments, divided between three brigades.[1]

Andurien Rangers[edit]

Main article: Andurien Rangers
Andurien Rangers
The Andurien Rangers have a focus on combined-arms and different battlefield roles.
Insignia of the Andurien Rangers 1st Andurien Rangers
2nd Andurien Rangers
3rd Andurien Rangers
4th Andurien Rangers
5th Andurien Rangers
7th Andurien Rangers

Andurien Guard[edit]

Main article: Andurien Guards
Andurien Guards
The Andurien Guards emphasize heavy units and defensive operations.
Insignia of the Andurien Guard 1st Andurien Guards
2nd Andurien Guards
3rd Andurien Guards
6th Andurien Guards
7th Andurien Guards
9th Andurien Guards

Andurien Cavalry[edit]

Main article: Andurien Cavalry
Andurien Cavalry
The Andurien Cavalry utilize light units and serve as rapid-reaction forces.
Insignia of the Andurien Calvary 2nd Andurien Cavalry
4th Andurien Cavalry
5th Andurien Cavalry

Military Academies[edit]

Andurien Defense Force Military Academies
Legionary Training Academy.jpg Humphreys Training Academy

Located on Andurien. Provides MechWarrior and combined arms training, and includes many retired CCAF and MAF instructors.

Military Ranks[edit]

ADF Military Ranks, 3145[2]
Rank
Recruit
Private
Corporal
Thegn
Junior Serjeant
Serjeant
Banner
Master Banner
Lieutenant
Flag/Force Captain
Major
Colonel
Lieutenant General
Major General
Captain-General

References[edit]

  1. Field Manual: 3145, p. 112
  2. Field Manual: 3145, p. 98, "Rank Equivalency Table (Free Worlds League Forces)"

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