Cavalry Militia (Lithuania)
Lithuanian Cavalry Militia
Appears in Kingdoms
Belongs to Lithuania
Type Skirmisher cavalry
Weapon(s) Javelin for skirmishing; sword for close combat
Soldiers in each unit 30
Attack skill 5 (melee)

7 (missile)

Charge bonus 1
Hitpoints 1
Armor 2
Defense skill 2
Shield bonus 0
Special abilities Can form shooting circle; Effective against armor
Cost 470

In the wide open spaces of eastern Europe, towns need to be able to defend themselves againt raids by Turkish or Tartar horsemen. These militia are able to drive off nomadic horsemen, and deal with other light troops, but being poorly trained and equipped, they should not be relied on against quality soldiers.