1st Imperial Foot Guards Regiment

From Empire of Karnia-Ruthenia
1st Foot Guards
Banner of the regiment
Active2009–present
Country New Europe
(2009–2011)
North American Confederation
(2016–2021)
Occidian Empire
(2021)
AllegianceOscar I
BranchImperial Forces of Defense
TypeFoot Guards
RoleDrill, ceremonial and guarding and security duties
Motto(s)"Semper talis" (Latin)
"Always the great"
EngagementsForestbrook
Battle of the Brook
Commanders
Ceremonial chiefOscar I
Current commanderField Marshal Friedrich Albrecht
Notable
commanders
Matthew, King of South Carolina

The 1st Imperial Foot Guards Regiment was a military unit of New Europe's Imperial Army, and later of the North American Confederation and the Occidian Empire until its mergind to Karnia-Ruthenia later 2021. It has been mobilized for every conflict New Europe has been in, and seen combat.

Formation and History[edit | edit source]

The 1st imperial foot guards regiment is one of the elite regiments of Imperial Guard of New Europe. It served from initial founding of the New European Empire, and continues to serve to this day as a part of the Imperial Army. The regiment is also part of the official bodyguard of the Kaiser. It has served with distinction in all the armed conflicts in New Europe's history. It has also been cited for gallantry by the Kaiser. 

Achievements[edit | edit source]

  • The second formally established military unit of New Europe.
  • Is alone of all the Army's regiments to be awarded The Wilhelm's Heart Award.
  • Was the unit that "held the line" (quote from King Matthew) at the Battle of Forrestbrook.
  • Is the official Leibstandarte of Kaiser Wilhelm I.

See also[edit | edit source]