Hans Gruber was a high ranking Imperial soldier who reached the Praefect rank. His ancestors defended Black Marsh from Daedric hordes, and he was stationed in Skyrim by the Emperor himself to oversee its conquer.


  • A tunic
  • The baldric, a belt worn over one shoulder that is typically used to carry a weapon (usually a sword) or other implement such as a bugle or drum.
  • The balteus, the standard belt worn by the Imperial legionary. It was probably used to tuck clothing into or to hold weapons.
  • Braccae (trousers), popular among Imperial legionaries stationed in cooler climates to the north of southern Marshes.
  • Caligae, heavy-soled military shoes or sandals which were worn by Imperial legionary soldiers and auxiliaries throughout the history of the Imperial Legion.
  • The focale, a scarf worn by the Imperial legionary to protect the neck from chafing caused by constant contact with the soldier's armor.
  • The loculus, a satchel, carried by legionaries as a part of their sarcina (marching pack) .
  • The paludamentum, a cloak or cape fastened at one shoulder, worn by military commanders.
  • Pilum, An Imperial throwing spear thats capable of armor piercing.
  • Gladius, An Imperial short sword that is capable of armor piercing.
  • Lorica Hamata, is a chain mail body armour.
  • Lorica Squamata, scale armor.
  • Lorica Segmentata, Segmented armor.
  • Lorica Plumata, Feathered armor.