These men are the leftover Southern Mountain Corps soldiers who fought in Clay's revolt. Tired of the noble's corruption and abuse the rose up under Clay to throw off their shackles. They are highly patriotic, loyal to Clay, and dangerous in battle.
Numbering only 6000 at the end of the Revolt, these battle harden men were all veterans of many wars both from the Sun Rune War and the recent rebellion. During the War of the Exiles, theirs was the most feared unit for most of the early days of the war.