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|11 April 2016
 
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|Territorial Ground Force, Coast Guard, Air Defences
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|[[Her Majesty's Civil Guard|HM Civil Guard]]
 
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!Sub-components
 
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!Previous Engagements
 
!Previous Engagements
|[[Winter Revolution (Zealandia)|Winter Revoution]] (Republican Side)
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|[[Winter Revolution (Zealandia)|Winter Revoution]] (Republican Side)<br> [[2014 New South Scotland crisis]]
 
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! colspan="2" style="text-align: center; background: #b0c4de; color: black"|Leadership
 
! colspan="2" style="text-align: center; background: #b0c4de; color: black"|Leadership
 
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!Commander-in-Chief
 
!Commander-in-Chief
|[[Håkon Lindström|Haakon of Zealandia]] as King of Zealandia
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|[[Anna Lindström|Astrid of Zealandia]] as Queen of Zealandia
 
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!Service Chiefs
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! Chief of Staff
|Marshal [[Håkon Lindström|Haakon of Zealandia]] (Coast Guard) <br> Marshal of Zealandia Haakon av Zeelandien (Air Defences) <br> General [[Socks of Zealandia|Socks Alexandra]] (Territorial Ground Force)
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|Gen. Axeris Rödsson
 
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! colspan="2" style="text-align: center; background: #b0c4de; color: black"|General information
 
! colspan="2" style="text-align: center; background: #b0c4de; color: black"|General information
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| colspan="2" style="text-align: center"|Under Construction
 
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'''The Zealandian Defence Force''' (''[[w:Swedish Language|Swedish]]:Zeelandiens Försvarsmakten, [[Zealandian]]:Zålandieni Krigimakt'') is the defence force of the [[Commonwealth of Zealandia]]. <br> The Zealandian Defence Force (ZDF), is one of the most well developed militarises in New South Wales, excluding the [[w:Australian Defence Force|Australian Defence Force]]. <br> The ZDF is comprised of the [[Zealandian Air Force|Air Defences]] (SE:Flygvapnet), [[Zealandian Coast Guard|Coast Guard]] (SE:Kustbevakningen) and [[Zealandian Territorial Ground Force|Territorial Ground Force]] (SE:Markstridskrafter) these services all contribute to the [[Zealandian Border Guard]].
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'''The Zealandian Defence Force''' (''[[w:Swedish Language|Swedish]]:Zeelandiens Försvarsmakten, [[Zealandian]]:Zålandieni Krigimakt'') was the defence force of the [[Commonwealth of Zealandia]]. <br> The Zealandian Defence Force (ZDF), was one of the most well developed militarises in New South Wales, excluding the [[w:Australian Defence Force|Australian Defence Force]]. <br> The ZDF was comprised of [[Her Majesty's Civil Guard]] and previously comprised of, the [[Zealandian Air Force|Air Defences]] (SE:Flygvapnet), [[Zealandian Coast Guard|Coast Guard]] (SE:Kustbevakningen) and [[Zealandian Territorial Ground Force|Territorial Ground Force]] (SE:Markstridskrafter) these services all contribute to the [[Zealandian Border Guard]].
  
 
==Command Structure==
 
==Command Structure==
The King of Zealandia (currently [[Haakon Lindstrom|Haakon of Zealandia]]) is the commander in chief of the ZDF, under him are the service commanders, with the Coast Guard Service Commander taking seniority followed by the commander of the Air Force then Territorial Ground Force, all other ranks are interchangeable. <br> The ZDF is notable for not having any enlisted ranks.
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The Queen of Zealandia (previously [[Anna Lindstrom|Astrid of Zealandia]]) was the commander in chief of the ZDF, under her was the Chief of Staff all other ranks where interchangeable. <br> The ZDF was notable for not having any enlisted ranks.
  
 
==Roundels==
 
==Roundels==
The Zealandian Defence Force employs a number of roundels for use on land vehicles, aircraft and vessels as a means of identification.
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The Zealandian Defence Force employed a roundels for use on land vehicles, aircraft and vessels
 
 
[[File:Zealandian Defence Force Symbols Recogntion Chart.png|border|650px|center|thumb]]
 
*Type 1:Is the main roundel used by the ZDF for identification on Aircraft, Land Vehicles and Vessels.
 
*Type 2:Is used on Auxiliary  Aircraft and Land Vehicles.
 
*Type 2 (Low Visibility):Is used on aircraft where it would be inappropriate for the high visibility of the Type 1 roundel to be use.
 
*Type 3:Is used on aircraft used to transport the commander in chief of the Zealandian Defence Force.
 
*Fin Flash:The Fin Flash is used as an additional identity marker on some aircraft and is located on the tail below or above the serial number.
 
  
 
==Disability Policy==
 
==Disability Policy==
The ZDF is one of the only defence forces in the world that does not discriminate against potential and current members based on disability.
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The ZDF was one of the only defence forces in the world that does not discriminate against potential and current members based on disability.
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
The ZDF came into being during the [[Winter Revolution (Zealandia)|Winter Revoultion]] as the majority of the [[Kingdom of Zealandia Defence Force]] (KOZDF) personnel defected to the republican side, including eventually their commander in chief Haakon Lindstrom.
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The ZDF came into being during the [[Winter Revolution (Zealandia)|Winter Revoultion]] as the majority of the [[Kingdom of Zealandia Defence Force]] (KOZDF) personnel defected to the republican side, including eventually their commander in chief Anna Lindstrom.
  
 
==MILRED Level==
 
==MILRED Level==
The ZDF, MILRED Level short for MILitary REaDiness Level (Swedish:MBN, Militär Beredskapsnivå)is an alert and readiness level used by the ZDF, and is set by the King or in their absence or the event of there being no King the Federal Council. <br> In MILRED's whole existence there has never been an occasion of MILRED ONE or TWO being activated.
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The ZDF, MILRED Level short for MILitary REaDiness Level (Swedish:MBN, Militär Beredskapsnivå) was an alert and readiness level used by the ZDF, and was set by the Queen or in her legal absence or the event of there being no monarch the Privy Council. <br> In MILRED's whole existence there has never been an occasion of MILRED ONE or TWO being activated.
  
 
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| Zealandia at peace: no threat detected. ZDF on low readiness alert.
 
| Zealandia at peace: no threat detected. ZDF on low readiness alert.
 
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| <span style="color:green">FOUR/FYRA</span>
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| <span style="color:green">'''FOUR/FYRA'''</span>
| <span style="color:green">Observe</span>  
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| <span style="color:green">'''Observe'''</span>  
| Zealandia on security watch: low threat level. [[Ministry for State Security (Zealandia)|Ministry for State Security]] begins monitoring suspicious actions internally and externally.
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| '''Zealandia on security watch: low threat level. [[Ministry for State Security (Zealandia)|Ministry for State Security]] begins monitoring suspicious actions internally and externally'''.
 
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| <span style="color:yellow">THREE/TRE</span>  
 
| <span style="color:yellow">THREE/TRE</span>  
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| ZDF on low warning: moderate threat detected. The ZDF is placed on a warning as "low" alerts move into "moderate" alerts, base security tightened.
 
| ZDF on low warning: moderate threat detected. The ZDF is placed on a warning as "low" alerts move into "moderate" alerts, base security tightened.
 
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| <span style="color:orange">'''TWO/TVÅ'''</span>
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| <span style="color:orange">TWO/TVÅ</span>
| <span style="color:orange">'''Alert'''</span>  
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| <span style="color:orange">Alert</span>  
|''' ZDF on alert: high threat level. The ZDF begins activation of mobilisation plans.'''
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|ZDF on alert: high threat level. The ZDF begins activation of mobilisation plans.
 
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| <span style="color:red">ONE/ETT </span>
 
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==Safe base level==
 
==Safe base level==
The ZDF also has simplified base security statuses, set by the commanding officer of each service.
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The ZDF also had simplified base security statuses, set by the chief of staff.
*Charlie: Normal Security
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*'''Charlie: Normal Security'''
 
*Bravo: Tightened Security
 
*Bravo: Tightened Security
 
*Alpha: Lock-down
 
*Alpha: Lock-down
 
*Alpha Alpha: War Footing
 
*Alpha Alpha: War Footing
 
*Echo: Evacuate base
 
*Echo: Evacuate base
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==Battle honours==
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The Zealandian Defence Force had received two battle honours:
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*Christchurch Earthquake 2011 (awarded for the bravery shown in dealing with the aftermath of the Christchurch earthquakes
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*Austenasia 2014 (awarded following the conflict over [[New South Scotland]]
  
 
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[[Category:Zealandia]] [[Category:Armed forces]] [[Category:Military]]
 
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Latest revision as of 16:07, 14 July 2019

Zealandian Defence Force
Zeelandiens Försvarsmakten

Zealandian Defence Force logo.png

logo of the ZDF

Motto: Honour Loyalty and Integrity

March Hell March
Established 2 March 2010 as KOZDF
1 August 2012 as ZDF
Disestablished 11 April 2016
Country Zealandia
Nicknames ZDF
Components HM Civil Guard
Sub-components Zealandian Border Guards
Previous Engagements Winter Revoution (Republican Side)
2014 New South Scotland crisis
Leadership
Commander-in-Chief Astrid of Zealandia as Queen of Zealandia
Chief of Staff Gen. Axeris Rödsson
General information
Headquarters Tyrshavn Citadel
Standard weapon Classified
Assault weapon Classified
Website
Under Construction

The Zealandian Defence Force (Swedish:Zeelandiens Försvarsmakten, Zealandian:Zålandieni Krigimakt) was the defence force of the Commonwealth of Zealandia.
The Zealandian Defence Force (ZDF), was one of the most well developed militarises in New South Wales, excluding the Australian Defence Force.
The ZDF was comprised of Her Majesty's Civil Guard and previously comprised of, the Air Defences (SE:Flygvapnet), Coast Guard (SE:Kustbevakningen) and Territorial Ground Force (SE:Markstridskrafter) these services all contribute to the Zealandian Border Guard.

Command Structure

The Queen of Zealandia (previously Astrid of Zealandia) was the commander in chief of the ZDF, under her was the Chief of Staff all other ranks where interchangeable.
The ZDF was notable for not having any enlisted ranks.

Roundels

The Zealandian Defence Force employed a roundels for use on land vehicles, aircraft and vessels

Disability Policy

The ZDF was one of the only defence forces in the world that does not discriminate against potential and current members based on disability.

History

The ZDF came into being during the Winter Revoultion as the majority of the Kingdom of Zealandia Defence Force (KOZDF) personnel defected to the republican side, including eventually their commander in chief Anna Lindstrom.

MILRED Level

The ZDF, MILRED Level short for MILitary REaDiness Level (Swedish:MBN, Militär Beredskapsnivå) was an alert and readiness level used by the ZDF, and was set by the Queen or in her legal absence or the event of there being no monarch the Privy Council.
In MILRED's whole existence there has never been an occasion of MILRED ONE or TWO being activated.

Level Description Explanation
FIVE/FEM Normal Zealandia at peace: no threat detected. ZDF on low readiness alert.
FOUR/FYRA Observe Zealandia on security watch: low threat level. Ministry for State Security begins monitoring suspicious actions internally and externally.
THREE/TRE Warning ZDF on low warning: moderate threat detected. The ZDF is placed on a warning as "low" alerts move into "moderate" alerts, base security tightened.
TWO/TVÅ Alert ZDF on alert: high threat level. The ZDF begins activation of mobilisation plans.
ONE/ETT Attack ZDF Mobilised: extreme threat level, possible breach of Zealandian borders. The ZDF is placed on high alert and is mobilised. Borders are in lock-down.

Safe base level

The ZDF also had simplified base security statuses, set by the chief of staff.

  • Charlie: Normal Security
  • Bravo: Tightened Security
  • Alpha: Lock-down
  • Alpha Alpha: War Footing
  • Echo: Evacuate base

Battle honours

The Zealandian Defence Force had received two battle honours:

  • Christchurch Earthquake 2011 (awarded for the bravery shown in dealing with the aftermath of the Christchurch earthquakes
  • Austenasia 2014 (awarded following the conflict over New South Scotland

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