Company (unit)

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A Military Unit recognised by the Imperial Army.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

A unit sized between a Platoon and a Battalion.

A Company is typically commanded by a Captain, aided by a Master Sergeant and a Leading Sergeant.

n.b. Companies generally have no integral logistical support and are not usually capable of sustained deployments away from such support.

Other Titles[edit]

Company sized units in the Ground Force Command may also be known as a Squadron (Armour, Cavalry or Reconnaissance Arms) or a Battery (Artillery Arm).

In the Close Orbit and Airspace Control Command units of this size are called a Flight

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

As the unit size one larger than a Platoon, and being smaller than a Battalion, this is a long-standing standard definition that has been around since pre-space days.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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