The Roman Army Wants You!

Come support this great empire


Soldiers are required to carry all personal belongings, as well as food. These packs can weigh up to 100 pounds, so interested citizens must have strength and endurance.This will include:
  • Luggage
  • Weapons
  • Stokes
  • Rations
  • Tools

Soldiers serve in legions. These legions are made up of 10 cohorts; 9 regular cohorts, as well as the original. This consists of about 5,120 men; which is why we need you!
We need as many soldiers as we can to fill these spots! Come be a part of your Roman army!


As a dutiful Roman soldier, you are expected to bring:
  • Clothing
  • Cooking supplies and utensils
  • Tools
  • Any personal belongings you need or want to carry

Pay and Duty

Roman soldiers have different pays depending on their rank. Such pay has greatly been increased over the years; in fact, soldiers used to have to pay for themselves in the army. Standard soldiers receive about 300 denarii a year. If you join and work hard, you can earn up to 20,000 denarii!
  • Legionaries- 300 denarii/yr
  • Praetorian guards- 1,000 denarii/yr
  • Centurions- 5,000-20,000/yr

Length also varies in the Roman army, according to the position one holds. Standard soldiers serve 16 to 25 years.
  • Legionaries- 16-25 years
  • Praetorian guards- 12-16 years
  • Auxilaries- 25-30 years
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