FANDOM


Tab-canon-white  Tab-legends-black 
"It is settled then. Yoda will take a battalion of clones to reinforce the Wookiees on Kashyyyk."
Jedi Master Mace Windu[src]
Commander cody 2

Clone Commander "Cody" was a leader of the 212th Attack Battalion during the Clone Wars

A battalion was a large military unit of ground troops. Both the armies of the Confederacy of Independent Systems[1] and the Grand Army of the Galactic Republic deployed battalions of troops during the Clone Wars.[2] In the Stormtrooper Corps, a battalion consisted of four companies, giving one a total of 800 stormtroopers. A regiment consisted of four Imperial battalions.[3]

The Imperial Army also made use of heavy battalions, which made use of armored cavalry such as All Terrain Armored Transports, Imperial Troop Transports, and All Terrain Defense Pods. Imperial Grand Admiral Thrawn's armored division included heavy battalions, and used them during the Battle of Atollon.[4]

The terms could also be used in the context of starfighter combat. A battalion of RZ-2 A-wing interceptors used by Sef Con were involved in a battle at Substation Grimdock in 7 ABY.[5]

Military-stub This article is a stub about a military subject. You can help Wookieepedia by expanding it.

AppearancesEdit

Wiki-shrinkable This list is incomplete. You can help Wookieepedia by expanding it.

SourcesEdit

Wiki-shrinkable This list is incomplete. You can help Wookieepedia by expanding it.

Notes and referencesEdit

In other languages
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.