The Duke's own Household Guard
Dukes Personal Guard - Sometimes called the Huscarle or bodyguard. They guard the Duke. These are the people who stand gaurd at the doors to the Dukes apartments and throne room. There are usually four or five near the Duke at all times. None are of noble birth and they are strictly an infantry unit.
They are equipped with a Long sword, mace, plate mail armor and shield. Also called The Duke’s own household guard. All are tough and very skilled fighters with the finest weapons and armor. Not people to tangle with lightly.