Quality: Average

Type: Mercenary High upkeep, often slightly reduced morale and discipline

Soldiers: 61

Attack: 4

Charge: 3

Weapon Type: Melee

Defense: 16

Armour: 4

Defense Skill: 7

Shield: 5

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: Varies (280-305)

Upkeep: 280

Trained and hardened warriors equipped with sword, shield and mail, effective against other infantry.
Sergeant Swordsmen are professional warriors, drawn from the lower classes. They have some skill in combat and are equipped with swords, shields and mail armour. They make good defensive and offensive companies, useful against both archers and other infantry. Their versatility and superior equipment compared to other companies of their times comes at a higher cost. Sergeant Swordsmen are available until 1200.