116th Mechanized Infantry Division

Star League Logo.png
116th Mechanized Infantry Division
Unit Profile (as of 2780)
Nickname The Flanders Division
Parent Formation XLV Corps
Formed unknown
Disbanded 2780


The 116th Mechanized Infantry Division was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army.


In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the XLV Corps, Eighteenth Army, of the Periphery Military Region, but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery to take part in the Periphery Uprising by 2765.[1] The 116th suffered heavy losses in the Hegemony Campaign, and was disbanded in 2780.[1]


Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 116th Mechanized Infantry Division


The Mechanized Infantry Divisions of the Star League were used offensively to exploit gaps in the enemy front created by the BattleMech Divisions. They also bore the brunt of defensive actions.

Composition History

The Division comprised two Brigades of Mechanized Infantry and a single BattleMech Brigade. Also attached, was a Ground Aero Wing.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 156, "Eighteenth"
  2. The Star League, p. 133