Gameicon WRD
42nd Motorized Rifle Division
Country Soviet Union
Type Army Division
Subordinate(s) 70th Rifles Regiment

71st Rifles Regiment

Appearances Climb Mount Narodnaia

The 42nd Motorized Rifle Division is one of the many battlegroups available for deployment in the Climb Mount Narodnaia campaign of Wargame: Red Dragon.


Appearing on the 2nd day of the campaign, the division can be deployed from any port that the player controls, they are initially held in reserve until the final push for the last airport, where all Soviet forces are deployed to completely smash the remaining Japanese defenders.


70th Rifles RegimentEdit

This mechanized infantry regiment has anti-tank and anti-aircraft missiles and vehicles, as well as a good level of supplies.

Its multirole function enables it to hold entire sectors singlehandedly, whilst waiting for reinforcements.

It costs 20 points to deploy and consists of:

71st Rifles RegimentEdit

This mechanized infantry regiment is supported by light tanks and anti-tank vehicles. Its missiles are effective against enemy tanks.

These men specialize in striking enemy vehicles, but they have no anti-aircraft protection.

It costs 20 points to deploy and consists of:

Tips & TricksEdit

  • Neither of the two are particularly useful in the early part of the campaign as most of what you start out with will suffice, their use only really comes in during the latter half of the campaign when the americans turn up airlifting strong ground forces. And even then why not substitute with one of the Kuznetsov's marine brigade?


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