Guards Rifle Infantry with DP LMG

Considered elite amongst the Soviet forces due to their extensive combat training and experience; given the best equipment and sent to the most challenging battlefields.

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Abilities

Unlocked by
Available for commanders
30
RGD-33 Fragmentation Grenade
A squad member will throw an RGD-33 anti-personnel grenade. Effective against enemy troops in cover.
40
Button Vehicle
Machine gun fire shatters vehicle vision blocks, reducing movement speed and rate of fire. It's better not to use at max distance because vehicle can slowly move out from range of ability. Duration is 10 seconds. At 3rd vet duration is 12 seconds.
Firing Position
The Guards take up defensive positions and go to ground increasing rate of fire. (Toggle ability. Reduces weapon cooldown, but stops movement. Cannot use ability when suppressed or pinned.
360
8
6
Mosin Nagant Rifle
2
PTRS
2
DP Light Machine Gun
2
35
25
27
Infantry
Infantry in cover or building
Light vehicles
Tanks
Long range
Low (0.97)
Medium (0.64)

Veterancy

  • increases penetration
  • increases accuracy
  • decreases received accuracy
  • increases duration of the "Button Vehicle" ability (+2 seconds)
  • decreases weapon cooldown
  • decreases received accuracy
  • increases accuracy