Monday, May 9, 2011

Rupert von Mercy's Horse

The senior unit of cavalry within the army of Pappenheim, von Mercy's Horse has a long history of service back to the Pangaean wars of Religion a century ago.

The current Inhaber is Colonel Rupert von Mercy a prominent member of the ducal court and the aide to the ReichsMarshall in his imperial duties. Colonel von Mercy's family connections have allowed him to spend a good deal of money on his regiment he only uses the best horses from his stud farms in Huhnerland, his men wear tailored uniforms and each one must meet the Colonel's exacting standards.

At the battle of Grosser Feuerbach von Mercy's Horse as well as von Werth's Horse drove the cream of Ikeaonia's cavalry from the field under the leadership of the hard charging Major General Amadeus von Wehrwolf.

Full dress uniform

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Order of The ReichsMarshall of Imperial Pangaea

The Duke of Pappenheim, Hereditary Marshall of the Reich has announced the induction of the following members into the order of the Reich.

David Linienblatt, for services to the military of the Reich
The Elector of Kopf-Schlager for services to the Arts
The Elector of Enteburg und Spurhund-Jungen for services to the Reich
The Maharajah of Golconda for services to the Arts, Histories and Sciences
Grand Duke of Skanderberg, for services to the Reich
Jean-Louis of Monte-Cristo, The Elector Spiritual for services to the Reich
Kaiser Seigfried of Vorlund und Hinterlund, for services to the Reich
The Elector of Huhnerland, for services to the Reich
The King of Melchester and Elector of Katerheim, for services at Sea

The Duke welcomes all of the new members to his order and thanks them for their services.