The Best Warhammer 40k Imperial Guard Regiment

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Listing the best Imperial Guard Regiments of the 40k universe. Add items if you feel any are missing. Vote on your favorite Regiment/Commissar. Text and images from the awesome 40k Wiki.

Warhammer 40,000 (informally known as Warhammer 40K, WH40K or simply 40K) is a tabletop miniatures wargame produced by Games Workshop, set in a dystopian science-fantasy universe. Warhammer 40,000 was created by Rick Priestley in 1987 as the futuristic companion to Warhammer Fantasy Battle, sharing many game mechanics.
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  • 83rd Death Korps Infantry Regiment
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    733 VOTES

    83rd Death Korps Infantry Regiment

    The "inspirational founder" of the modern Death Korps, Krieg's 83rd Imperial Guard regiment was commanded by the legendary Colonel Jurten at the onset of the planet's civil war when he initiated the "Purging," the nuclear armageddon unleashed upon his homeworld that turned Krieg into a ravaged Death World, which later served to shape the character of its people forever.
    733 votes
  • Armageddon 16th Steel Legion
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    467 VOTES

    Armageddon 16th Steel Legion

    In 776.M36 the 16th Armageddon Steel Legion Regiment put down a rebellion by a Chaos Cult on the world of Cassell called the Way of the Emperor's Flesh in less than 6 hours.
    467 votes
  • 8th Cadian, the Lord Castellans Own
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    425 VOTES

    8th Cadian, the Lord Castellans Own

    The soldiers of the Imperial Fortress World of Cadia form the Cadian Shock Troopers regiments of the Imperial Guard, famed throughout the Imperium for their skill and discipline.

    The 8th Cadian is comprised of approximately 8,000 Guardsmen divided into roughly 24 companies, led personally by the Cadian Castellan Ursarkar E. Creed during the 13th Black Crusade.
    425 votes
  • 31st Harakoni Regiment, the Helldivers
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    351 VOTES

    31st Harakoni Regiment, the Helldivers

    The 31st Harakoni Regiment, the "Helldivers," fought in the multi-military campaign against the various enemies of mankind during the Fall of Medusa V in 999.M41. They fought against Tau forces throughout the campaign on the Mining World of Medusa V.
    351 votes
  • The Catachan 18th Jungle Fighters, Swamprats
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    394 VOTES

    The Catachan 18th Jungle Fighters, Swamprats

    394 votes
  • 412th Cadian
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    319 VOTES

    412th Cadian

    The 412th Cadian is a regiment of the Imperial Guard's Cadian Shock Troops raised from the Fortress World of Cadia. The 412th is the Imperial Guard regiment that fought on the Ice World of Lorn V in Dawn of War: Winter Assault under the command of General Sturnn.
    319 votes