Main roundel of the Zealandian Forces
Motto: Sword and Shield of Zealandia
|Established||11 April 2016 - 14 January 2017|
|Previous Engagements||Red April Revolution|
|Commander-in-Chief||Charlotte Lindström as Chairwoman of the Council of State|
|Chief of Staff||Gen. Axeris Rödsson|
|Service weapon||Tjänstgevär (TG) 816 NF|
The Zealandian Forces (Swedish: Zeelandiens styrkor, Zealandian:Zålandieni Krigimakt) was the defence force of the Commonwealth of Zealandia.
The Zealandian Forces (ZF), was one of the most well developed militarises in New South Wales, excluding the Australian Defence Force.
The ZF was comprised of the Zealandian Forces Office Corps and the Working Class Combat Groups (Swedish: Zeelandiens Arbetarklassens stridsgrupper).
The Chairperson of the Council of State (currently Charlotte Lindstrom) was the commander in chief of the ZF, under her is the Chief of Staff.
Working Class Combat Groups
Outside of MILRED level two or lower, the Zealandian Forces only actively used it's officer corps, in emergency situations and MILRED levels 2 and below the Working Class Combat Groups where activated for the defence of Zealandia.
Working Class Combat Groups comprised of working class peoples trained by the Officer Corps for use as emergency personnel to defend Zealandia, each WCCG had a League of Communists Political Member and attached to a particular unit or component of the Zealandian Forces.
The Zealandian Forces employed roundels for use on land vehicles, aircraft and vessels
The ZF was one of the only defence forces in the world that did not discriminate against potential and current members based on disability.
Officer Corps Ranks
The Officer Corps had the following ranks in descending order:
- Marshal of Zealandia
- Major General
Ranks of the Working Class Combat Groups
The Working Class Combat Groups had the following ranks in descending order:
- Region Controller
- Unit Controller
- Squad Leader
- Deputy Squad Leader
- Team Leader
- Deputy Team Leader
The ZDF came into being during the Red April Revoultion as the monarchy fell.
The ZF, MILRED Level short for MILitary REaDiness Level (Swedish:MBN, Militär Beredskapsnivå)is an alert and readiness level used by the ZF, and is set by the Chairperson of the Council of State or in her legal absence or the event of there being no chairperson the Secretary and Deputy Chairperson of the Council.
In MILRED's whole existence there has never been an occasion of MILRED ONE or TWO being activated.
|FIVE/FEM||Normal||Zealandia at peace: no threat detected. ZF 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||ZF on low warning: moderate threat detected. The ZF is placed on a warning as "low" alerts move into "moderate" alerts, base security tightened.|
|TWO/TVÅ||Alert||ZF on alert: high threat level. The ZF begins activation of the Working Class Combat Groups|
|ONE/ETT||Attack||ZF Mobilised: extreme threat level, possible breach of Zealandian borders. The ZF is placed on high alert and is mobilised. Borders are in lock-down.|
Safe base level
The ZF also has 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