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29th Royal Dragoon Regiment

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29th Royal Dragoon Regiment
Unit Profile (as of 2784)
Nickname Aleutian Assault Guards
Parent Formation XXXV Corps
Formed unknown

OverviewEdit

The Twenty-ninth Royal Dragoon Regiment was a part of the Star League Defense Force Regular Army. It was one of the SLDF's Royal units, which consisted of troops from the Terran Hegemony.

HistoryEdit

In 2764, the unit was assigned, as a part of the XXXV Corps, Fifteenth Army, to District 2 of the Draconis Combine Military Region but was moved to an undisclosed area of the Periphery to take part in the Periphery Uprising by 2765.[1] The Twenty-ninth survived the war and the Hegemony Campaign, and followed General Aleksandr Kerensky on the Exodus in 2784.[1]

OfficersEdit

Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 29th Royal Dragoon Regiment
Colonel Daniel Allison 2701-2743[2]
Colonel Marcus Kyle 2784[3]

TacticsEdit

Unknown.

CompositionEdit

As an SLDF Dragoon regiment the Twenty-ninth would have been composed primarily of heavy to assault 'Mechs, tanks and hovercraft.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Star League, p. 148, "Fifteenth"
  2. The Star League, p. 59, "Famous Star League Gunslingers"
  3. The Battle for Twycross, p. 14
  4. The Star League, p. 133

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