Imperial Army

From ThroneWorld

Jump to: navigation, search

Contents

Introduction

The Quetzaltonatiuh
- The Quetzal Sun -
A gold sun centered on a circle of green quetzal feathers
One of the standards of the Méxica Empire

The ground forces of the Imperial Méxica Army, including elite Jaguar Knights and Eagle Knights and other units.

The primary language of the Army is Náhuatl.

Uniform and Equipment

Imperial Army uniforms are dark olive green, with other equipment green and tan. The Dress uniform of officers is decorated with gold and jade trim.

Named vehicles:

Service Branches

Ranks of the Army

Ranks of the Imperial Army:

Méxica Term Army Rank
Officers
Cuauhnochteuctli
(eagle prickly-pear lord)
General
Tlacoccalcatl
(commanding general)
Major General
Tlacateccatl
(general)
Colonel
Cuauhtlahtoh
(chief)
Major
Cuahyahcatl
(great captain)
Captain
Yaotachcauh
(war chief)
Lieutenant
Yaotlachixqui
(war sentinel)
Warrant Officer
Piltontli
(young son)
Cadet
Non-Commissioned Officers
Cuauhhuehueh
(eagle elder)
Master Sergeant
Tequihuah
(veteran warrior)
Sergeant
Yaotequihuah
(war leader)
Corporal
Enlisted Ranks
Tiachcuah
(older brother)
Senior Private
Telpolcatl
(youth)
Private

Unit Names

Unit Names
Xiquipilli Division
Chicuacentzontli Regiment
Tiachcauh Battalion
Tzontli Company
Pantli Platoon
Centlamantin
(Centlamantin Yaoquizqueh)
Squad/Group/Section

Derivation

The Méxica used the vigesimal or base 20 numeral system prior to adopting the Lisbon Accords. The Méxica terms retain their traditional naming system for military units.

Unit Names Equivalent Meaning/Number of Troops
Xiquipilli Division 8000
Chicuacentzontli Regiment 2400
Ontzontli Battalion 800
Tzontli Company 400
Tiachcauh Teacher of youths - named for the courageous military leader who would lead the unit - (400+)
Pantli Platoon banner - 20
Centlamantin
(Centlamantin Yaoquizqueh)
Squad/ Group/ Section squad of soldiers - (8+)



Imperial Army Personnel Files

SS:WOF SS:HOR

Personal tools