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VIII Principes Guards

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VIII Principes Guards
Unit Profile (as of 3085)
Nickname
Parent Formation Principes Guards
Formed 3084[1]

HistoryEdit

FormationEdit

The VIII Principes Guards (also known as the Eighth Principes) were the first Principes Guards unit to enter service. Formed in 3084 they landed on New Aragon and drove the 5th Capellan Defense Force off the world. They then went to Gacrux, where the unit assisted new immigrants who arrived as part of the Relocation Directives.[1]

In 3085 the VIII Principes is stationed on Gacrux in Prefecture VIII of the Republic of the Sphere.[2]

OfficersEdit

Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the VIII Principes Guards
Colonel Amun-Re Waliuddin 3085[2]

TacticsEdit

Unknown.

Composition HistoryEdit

3085Edit

VIII Principes Guards (2 Battalion/Regular/Reliable)[2]

  • CO: Colonel Amun-Re Waliuddin

820th Armor Brigade (Regular/Reliable)[2]

  • CO: Colonel Gerold Kuhnke

820th Infantry Brigade (Green/Reliable)[2]

  • CO: Colonel Ralph Sides

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Field Manual: 3085, p. 181
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Field Manual: 3085, p. 187, "RAF Deployment Table - 3085"

BibliographyEdit