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Signifer

Signifer
 
Unit standard bearer, carries the unit standard or flag.  A very important possition as units could be disbanded after loosing thier standard.  All equipment for new recruit and legionay, plus:
 
Armor (Lorica Hamata): To seperate themselves from the line legionaries, signifers wore lorica hamata, or chain mail.
 
Shield: Highly decorated small round shield with unit symbols and various gods emblazend on the front.
 
Bear or Wolf Skin (optional): Another mark of distinction of unit signifers.  A full wolf or bear skin was worn over the shoulders and helmet complete with teeth and fake eyes.
 
Signum/Vexillum: The units standard, this will be provided by the unit upon initiation as a standard bearer.
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