NOCTAN GUARD

The forces of the Noctan Guard regiments, or Noctan Strike Forces,

Supplied by neighbouring Forge World of Voss.

APPEARANCE

Equiped with caseless autorifles and slug based equipment.

The suit given to each soldier includes a high degree of protection for hazardous environments, as well as internal lighting and life support.

Conversion: cult genestealer neophite hybrids with Skiitari Vanguard heads

IDEAS

  • Include some pauldrons from Anvil Industries.

Original Noctan guard

– What for recruits? Perhaps use cawdor scum?

– What for Heavy Trooper – Scions?

EQUIPMENT

WEAPONRY

+ M40 Armageddon Pattern Autogun

+ Ammo Packs: 4-6
+ Long pattern bayonet, lug mount, w/sheath
+ Autogun with 2 spare clips
+ 2 Frag Grenades

DOCTRINE

  • Regiments known as Noctan Strike Forces
  • Infiltration, stealth, guerrilla tactics

HISTORY (KNOWN ENGAGEMENTS)

THIRD WAR OF ARMAGEDDON (998.M41)

– Operated around Acheron Hive (29th, 37th and 84th Noctan Strike Forces)

Intended combat unit size:

NOCTAN GUARD PLATOON

Following basic organization by Tactica Imperialis, a platoon in an Infantry Regiment would consist of the following forces:

  • Lieutenant
  • Comman Squad (2iC, Medic, Comms, Logistician)
  • 6 SQUADS (8 Rifles, Special Weapon, Sargeant)
  • 2 RESERVE SQUADS* (9 Rifles, Sargeant)
  • 2 FIRE SUPPORT SQUAD (Mortars)

NOTE: Don’t include these in each platoon.

NOCTAN GUARD ARMOURED PLATOON

4 Lemman Russ Tanks, various configurations