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A group of paramilitary warlords bent on using their combat expertise and overwhelming firepower to dominate their enemies and expand their territory. Smart and organized, the True Sons are led by a former JTF officer whose ruthlessness and combat prowess make him and his combatants a horrifying force.

The True Sons are a major enemy faction in Tom Clancy's The Division 2. Having some resemblance to the New York faction, the Last Man Battalion, in regards to military training, fortification, and firepower, they are the second most organized, disciplined, and advanced enemy faction, right below the Black Tusk.

This powerful, well-armed group of paramilitary soldiers is comprised of Joint Task Force deserters and mutineers now using their combat expertise and overwhelming firepower advantage to dominate enemies and expand their area of influence. Smart and organized, the True Sons consider themselves a territorial entity with a legitimate army. They seek to expand their influence, consolidate power, and suppress all rivals in the region.

Led by a former JTF field commander named Antwon Ridgeway, the True Sons are typical of a warlord-led faction in a conflict zone or failed state. Their ruthlessness and combat prowess make them a formidable force in the field. All Division agents are advised to exercise extreme caution when undertaking unsupported actions against this adversary.

Background

The pandemic hit Washington D.C. hard, killing many civilians and security forces alike. Despite field inoculations and other immune-support antiviral medications, some JTF units suffered more than seventy-five percent attrition from the smallpox. This spawned discontent in the surviving ranks. In early January, Colonel Antwon Ridgeway of the Maryland National Guard was promoted to JTF field commander, southeast region, and given the rank of General following the death of his predecessor in a vehicular accident. Secretly disgusted with what he considered the excessive caution and timidity of JTF's chain of command - officers who issued orders from a disconnected bubble of safety within their fortified base of operations on The White House grounds - General Ridgeway started taking increasingly aggressive and often lethal measures against insurgents, looters and even relatively benign protest crowds inside quarantine zones. As a result, he earned repeated reprimands from JTF brass.

Eventually, Ridgeway's cruel and egregious maltreatment of detainees in Roosevelt, the island quarantine encampment on the Potomac River, led to his downfall. Court martialed for insubordination, Ridgeway was stripped of his rank and imprisoned at JTF's make-shift detention area in the basement of the American History Museum. But after a short incarceration, he escaped (along with numerous other prisoners) thanks to help from loyal members of his former JTF unit lead by Major Ashford and Captain Keates.

This unit plus new followers freed from the stockade formed the core of a new faction, initially christened the "True Sons of Liberty" but soon shortened to just True Sons. Their first order of business was to kidnap several of the senior JTF officers responsible for Ridgeway's arrest, convene a tribunal to try them, and then summarily execute them.

As the True Sons faction grew, other militia groups in the D.C. area were either assimilated or eradicated. Thanks in part to their formal counterinsurgency training and military-grade weapons and gear, the True Sons quickly rose to a dominant position within D.C. proper.

After Washington, D.C. begins to collapse from the uncontrollable pandemic and subsequent disasters with DC-62, President Mendez orders the remaining government members including Speaker of the House, Andrew Ellis to evacuate the city. Ridgeway took advantage of the chaos and storms The Capitol and devastates the remaining loyal JTF except for those at based at The White House.

When the True Sons have full control of the southern part of the city, the formation of the True Sons and their actions in the city have been the major cause of the creation of the Outcast and Hyena factions. After suffering from multiple defeats and losing key personnel across Washington, D.C., they retreated back to their final stronghold in the Capitol Building, where Division agents with the assistance of the remaining Joint Task Force and Civilian Militia assaulted the facility. After sweeping through the complex, True Sons Leader, Antwon Ridgeway, made his own appearance, giving one final attempt to thwart the assault.

With the death of Ridgeway and the remaining True Sons garrison at The Capitol destroyed, the True Sons have since been scattered across D.C., attempting to survive against The Division and now the new enemy, the Black Tusk.


Intelligence Brief

The True Sons currently sit at the top of the hostile faction "food chain" and are seeking to lock in their standing there. Division field intelligence indicates that the gang's primary goals are as follows:

  • Expand territorial control to include key strategic points, access corridors, and symbolic landmarks.
  • Control critical infrastructure and local resources.
  • Dominate and incorporate any remaining population clusters in the Washington, D.C. metro area.
  • Eliminate threats and rivals including other factions and groups as well as law enforcement elements like The Division and the JTF.
  • Research the possibility of DC-62 and chemical weapons, and if possible create prototypes.

Overall, the True Sons appear to be disciplined and well-coordinated. Most members are trained in either police or military tactics, though few have been deployed overseas in conflict zones. The few True Sons who aren't veterans or ex-cops come from violent crime backgrounds and, as a result, sometimes exhibit unconventional combat tactics. But General Ridgeway has built a regiment for his troops that includes standard military training to keep them battle-ready.

Behaviorally, True Sons tend to be oppressive and threatening in their inter-actions with civilians in their territories. To intimidate and control the local populace, they rely on casual cruelty and often dispense lethal punishment for randomly chosen violations.


Relationship with other factions

Being comprised of former JTF members and possessing military-grade technology, training, and discipline. The True Sons are seen by the other factions as the most dominant faction within D.C., acting as the catalyst for the formation of the Outcasts, who despise them for Ridgeway's quarantine and treatment of them, and the Hyenas, due to their unification in their conflict against the True Sons.

The True Sons are actively at war with the Hyenas and appear to be on the offensive against them. Some soldiers generally see the Hyenas as rats as one can be heard saying "Hey Hyena, crawl back to your hole" when engaging in combat against them.

The True Sons are hostile but not actively at war with the Outcasts, and vice versa. An audio recording revealed that when the Outcasts overthrew and took over the Roosevelt Island quarantine center the JTF (before they became True Sons) decided to monitor them rather than send more men to try and neutralize them. It's possible that the True Sons are still monitoring their movements and actions as they are tied up in a war against the Hyenas and don't see the Outcasts as a threat to their supremacy.

Following the death of their leader and the invasion of the Black Tusk, the True Sons are now at war with every faction and are vying for control of positions within D.C.

There are some incidents where some skirmish took place between True Sons and Black Tusk.[1]

When the foundry was captured by one of the only remaining True Sons officers - Colonel Morozova, she finally gave the True Sons a point to rally around for revenge against the Division. They utilized the foundry and scavenged resources to build an armored train, miniguns, RPGs, and other prototype technology to give them the edge. However, with the death of Colonel Morozova, the loss of the foundry, and the production line, the True Sons once again scattered over D.C. and the surrounding area.


Tactics

The True Sons are more dangerous than the other factions in Washington, D.C. due to their superior gear, training and knowledge. They are not experienced in conflict, but they are well trained and coordinated, typically relying on suppression tactics and snipers to pick targets off from distance, or utilize riot foam and shotguns to eliminate threats from close range. However, they are not afraid to scavenge from rival factions to bolster their arsenal of technology, possessing a wide variety of military and jury-rigged equipment from various rival factions.


Named Members

Known True Sons
Target Description Location
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General Antwon Ridgeway
Leader of the True Sons Capitol Building
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Major Ashford
Major Ashford is a former member of the JTF and one of Ridgeway's most trusted allies. Alongside Major Keates, he helped instigate the rebellion that led to Ridgeway's rescue from the American History Museum. Lincoln Memorial
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Major Keates
Major Keates was formerly a JTF operative who worked on Roosevelt Island during the forced quarantine. He helped instigate the rebellion that led to Ridgeway's rescue from the American History Museum and subsequently joined the True Sons. Lincoln Memorial
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Private Jeremiah Ramos
Private Jeremiah Ramos is a combat medic stationed at the Lincoln Memorial. He is part of Major Keates's final wave of defense against The Division's assault within the Memorial's basement. Lincoln Memorial
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Private Ross Richards
Private Ross Richards grew up in a lower middle-class neighborhood in Washington D.C. He performed well in high school and took part in numerous extracurricular activities, including the debating society and drama club. Ross studied history and international relations at college. During this period he developed authoritarian views and lost contact with many family members and friends. He is fiercely loyal to Antwon Ridgeway and was one of the original members of the True Sons. Lincoln Memorial
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Private Trevor Hanson
Private Trevor Hanson grew up around crime, and by the time he was 18, he had two assault charges on his record. After serving time on probation and undertaking anger management, he was awarded a Certificate of Rehabilitation and joined a security firm, working as an unarmed close protection officer. Lincoln Memorial
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Captain Briggs
Captain Briggs is a True Sons sniper. She is one of Ridgeway's closest allies and is believed to have served with him in the National Guard. Civilian intel suggests that she used to work for the D.C. fire service prior to joining the military; however, this information cannot be corroborated. American History Museum
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Captain Kendra Nelson
Captain Kendra Nelson grew up in North Jersey and was the first woman to attend the Valley Forge Military Academy. She enrolled in the ROTC early commissioning program and graduated to West Point where she quickly rose the ranks to become an officer. She is highly respected among the True Sons and is often praised by Ridgeway for her strong work ethic. Capitol Building
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Lieutenant "Doc" Simpson
Lieutenant "Doc" Simpson served as a field medic for the National Guard while undertaking a doctorate in surgical sciences. Her studies were interrupted by a callout for active duty in Afghanistan. Simpson met Ridgeway during training and the two have been close friends ever since. When the Green Poison hit D.C., she joined the True Sons. Capitol Building
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Captain Wilson
Captain Wilson is responsible for the True Sons DC-62 research. He has instigated chemical weapons operations that have led to mass civilian deaths, including attacks on the Castle Settlement. Jefferson Plaza
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Lieutenant Kelly
Lieutenant Kelly is a gun enthusiast and self-proclaimed patriot who has risen through the ranks of the True Sons. He is an expert marksman and believed to be the former owner of a commercial shooting range. Air & Space Museum
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Master Sergeant Steve Quiroz
Master Sergeant Steve "Junior" Quiroz is from Boone, North Carolina. He is an expert hunter, demolitionist and survivalist who moved to Western Maryland to work as a conservation officer in Green Ridge state forest. Although he is a nationalist, Quiroz doesn't trust the government and is outspoken about his beliefs. He wants nothing more than to rebuild America, and believes the True Sons are only faction capable of providing safety and security. Space Administration HQ
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Staff Sergeant Carl Wade
Staff Sergeant Carl Wade was a model soldier who always showed respect for his superiors and followed orders with strict adherence to the rules and regulations. He is comfortable in his own company. ViewPoint Museum
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Sergeant Mike Snow
Sergeant Mike Snow was a member of the True Sons. After disagreeing with the True Sons intentions to endanger civilians lives, he defected from them and opened the Castle as a settlement to the refugees from all over the city. ViewPoint Museum

Known True Sons
Target Description Location
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Colonel Morozova
She never talks about her past, but her soldiers sure love to gossip. The only thing they agree on is that she broke some kind of all-time record with her military academy exams, years ago, but after that no-one really knows where she went or what she did. She knows a lot about a lot, I'm willing to bet she's been all over the world doing bad shit, but honestly? I'm not even sure I want to know. She scares me more than anything, and I've never even heard her raise her voice. - Zach Young United Ironworks
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Major Williams
I avoid Williams like the plague. Most people do. A lot of True Sons seem to have come from criminal gangs or whatever, but he's got a ton of legit military experience. You can tell by the way he carries himself. He worships Morozova and does anything she says. Like, seriously anything, no matter how fucked up it is. If half the stories I have heard are true, he crossed the line so long ago,
he can't even see it anymore. - Zach Young
United Ironworks
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Captain Fieser
Not exactly hard to find out about someone's past when they won't stop bragging about it. Fieser ran a fire station in D.C., blah, blah blah, promotion fast track, blah, blah, blah. Although he says it was pure merit, that definitely can't be true. They only thing this guy cares about is being the biggest, toughest, loudest asshole in the room. He clearly gives no shits about taking responsibility but loves to take credit. - Zach Young United Ironworks
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Lieutenant Gray
Gray used to be a big shot, superstar, surgeon somewhere. He stole a whole bunch of drugs, and like a dozen of his patients died in weird circumstances. When the news broke, his face was everywhere online. He doesn't know that I know. I've seen Green Poison break a lot of people, turning them twisted and sour.
This guy was broken years ago - Zach Young
United Ironworks

Known True Sons
Target Description Location
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Major Anders
Killed by The Division at the Detention Center
(Heavy Weapons)
Detention Center
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Lieutenant Bennett
Killed by The Division at the SHD Tech Beacon
(Engineer)
SHD Tech Beacon
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Sergeant Bourne
Killed by The Division at the National Bond Armory
(Assault)
National Bond Armory
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Private First Class Horn
Killed by The Division at Missing Curators
(Tank)
Missing Curators

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Target Description Card
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Staff Sergeant Bonville
Staff Sergeant Bonville was one of the True Sons executed unarmed civilians who were waiting to be transported to Roosevelt Island. There is a standard warrant for his arrest for fifteen counts of homicide. 2 of Hearts.png
(2 of Hearts)
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Staff Sergeant Greystoke
Staff Sergeant Greystoke is wanted for five counts of second-degree murder for her actions at the stockade. 3 of Hearts.png
(3 of Hearts)
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Specialist Harrington
Specialist Harrington was one of the True Sons who planned the attack on the Castle. He was on patrol when Captain Wilson was taken care of. I'd really like to see his name get scratched off the list. 4 of Hearts.png
(4 of Hearts)
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Specialist Neville
There is a special place in hell for people Specialist Neville. This motherfucker, doused an animal shelter with DC-62. So many puppies and bunnies died that day. 5 of Hearths.png
(5 of Hearts)
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Corporal Stanley
Corporal Stanley is wanted for negligent homicide, for his role in the deaths of thirty-three patients a CERA clinic who were given placebos in place of anti-viral medication. 6 of Hearths.png
(6 of Hearts)
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Corporal Tyrell
Corporal Tyrell is an outstanding of the True Sons. This jackass is responsible for the deaths of hundreds of innocent civilians thanks to the efficiency of goddamn turrets. 7 of Hearths.png
(7 of Hearts)
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Lieutenant Schwartz
Say what you want about Lieutenant Schwartz, but she throws that shit like an Olympic shot-putter. She may be a Latina, but after she became Schwartz and converted to Judaism, she seems hellbent on preforming late stage bris before her male victims meet their maker. 8 of Hearths.png
(8 of Hearts)
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Lieutenant Donne
Lieutenant Donne is wanted in connection to a murder-suicide, after filing for divorce from her husband John. 9 of Hearths.png
(9 of Hearts)
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Captain Matthews
I'm not religious, but I believe some people are born assholes. Captain Matthews is one. This asshole thinks it's funny to use kids for target practice. Let's give him diarrhea. 10 of Hearths.png
(10 of Hearts)
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Sergeant Edwards
Sergeant Edwards thinks he's like a fucking wizard or something. He tells people he knows how they will die because the spirts talk to him. Yeah, when you pull the trigger it's not the fucking "spirits". Jack of Hearths.png
(Jack of Hearts)
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Sergeant Hastings
Well, well Mrs. Hastings. This sniper will steal your heart. Like, she will shoot you in the heart, and you will die. Most snipers go for headshots, but she prefers a hollow point to the heart. Queen of Hearths.png
(Queen of Hearts)
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Major Coppini
Major Coppini is a major dick. I fucking hate this guy. Most of the time he sends his lackeys to do his dirty work, but when he gets hands dirty, he gets them filthy. I heard he once shot a dude in the face. That dude shit his pants, and he put the shit in the mouth of another dude before he shot him in the face. Like, who the fuck does that? King of Hearths.png
(King of Hearts)
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Major Wyatt
I hear before he came to D.C. and joined the True Sons, Major Wyatt was mayor of a small icy town in the mid-west. He was a fucking clown then and he's fucking clown now. Being mayor doesn't mean shit, and the only thing "major" about him, is he's a major dick. Ace of Hearths.png
(Ace of Hearts)

Known True Sons Manhunt
Target Description Location
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Ryan "Mercury" Chang
Ryan "Mercury" Chang was recruited by The Division from the military after earning a Silver Star in Afghanistan. Ryan left the military and became a marketing manager for a tactical equipment company. Ryan was activated as part of The Division’s Second Wave but was marked as rogue after reportedly torturing and executing prisoners. Federal Triangle
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Linette "Dusk" Edwards
Linette Edwards is a third generation Marine.  She was recruited into The Division based on a recommendation from her father while serving her first tour of duty.  She is a career military man. When it was activated in Washington, she realized that the institution had been destroyed and found that it aligned more with the True Sons philosophy than with The Division. She went rogue and joined the True Sons and agreed to work with Schaefter and Black Tusk. Southwest
Group Description Target
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Sons of The Flag
Displaced by a bigger threat, these True Sons have started causing issues in the East Mall area.
Location: East Mall
  • Sergeant Greaves
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Sons of the Southwest
Dispatched by a bigger threat, these True Sons have started causing issues in the Southwest.
Location: Southwest

  • Corporal Flint
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The Patriot Crew
Displaced by a bigger threat, these True Sons have started causing issues in the West Potomac Park area.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Major Salt
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Hamilton's Company
After Ridgeway's death, Sergeant Hamilton was the first person to rename their squad after them. Since then many other sergeants have followed suit.
Location: Southwest

  • Sergeant Hamilton
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Mayfield's Company
Sergeant Mayfield's company is notorious in the Southwest for street executions.
Location: Southwest
  • Sergeant Mayfield
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Miller's Company
Sergeant Miller built her own company from the remnants of True Sons who were leaderless after the Division brought in reinforcements.
Location: East Mall

  • Sergeant Miller
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Moller's Company
Moller Company has been charged with a multitude of war crimes and are suspected of using excessive force against civilian prisoners.
Location: East Mall

  • Sergeant Moller

Known True Sons in Dark Zone East
Target Type Location
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Private Caraway
Thrower Dark Zone East
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Private Emery
Medic Dark Zone East
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Private Jackson
Sniper Dark Zone East
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Private First Class Peters
Medic

Dark Zone West
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Corporal Cane
Engineer Dark Zone East
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Corporal Hatcher
Medic

Dark Zone East
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Corporal Herbert
Assault Dark Zone East
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Corporal Kroll
Assault Dark Zone East
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Corporal Roberts
Sniper Dark Zone East
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Corporal Samsanova
Medic

Dark Zone East
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Corporal Todd
Assault

Dark Zone East
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Corporal Watts
Tank Dark Zone East
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Sergeant Li
Medic

Dark Zone East
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Sergeant Nichols
Sniper

Dark Zone East
Known True Sons in Dark Zone South
Target Type Location
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Private Salek
Engineer Dark Zone South
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Corporal Ramirez
Sniper

Dark Zone South
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Corporal Roberts
Sniper

Dark Zone South
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Corporal Vega
Tank

Dark Zone South
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Corporal Turner
Medic Dark Zone South
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Corporal Hatcher
Sniper

Dark Zone South
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Sergeant Alabaster
Tank

Dark Zone South
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Sergeant McMasters
Heavy Weapons

Dark Zone South
Known True Sons in Dark Zone West
Target Type Location
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Private Salek
Engineer Dark Zone West
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Private Carlson
Thrower

Dark Zone West
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Private Dunkirk
Thrower

Dark Zone West
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Private First Class Corona
Thrower

Dark Zone West
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Private First Class Davidson
Heavy Weapons

Dark Zone West
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Private First Class Lee
Tank Dark Zone West
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Corporal Rodriguez
Tank

Dark Zone West
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Corporal Samsanova
Assault

Dark Zone West
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Corporal Jackson
Tank

Dark Zone West
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Corporal Kroll
Thrower Dark Zone West
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Corporal Waits
Sniper

Dark Zone West
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Sergeant Diaz
Thrower

Dark Zone West

Known True Sons Corps (Normal)
Gang Description Target
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Jefferson's Legacy
P.F.C Jefferson claims to be descended from Thomas Jefferson. He's building a plantation manned by anyone he can abduct. Don't let him continue his forefather's legacy of slavery.
Location: East Mall
  • P.F.C. Jefferson
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Lafayette's Regulars
A True Sons squad is marching through the Southwest recruiting soldiers in honor of the "Fighting Frenchman". Those who refuse are tarred and feathered. So much for liberty and equality.
Location: Southwest
  • Sergeant Engle
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Bully Buzzards
Under the command of Sergeant Bullworth, the True Sons are tearing through all resistance in West Potomac Park.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Sergeant Bullworth
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Eisenhower's Corps
True Sons Corps are harassing civilians.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • Private Ershov
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Filmore's Corps
True Sons Corps have been putting down local dogs.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • Private Bela
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Cleveland's Corps
True Sons Corps have been stealing from civilians.
Location: Downtown West
  • P.F.C Yong
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Washington's Corps
True Sons Corps are harassing civilians.
Location: Downtown West
  • P.F.C Tan
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McKinley's Corps
True Sons Corps has been putting down local dogs.
Location: Southwest
  • P.F.C Popov
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Adam's Corps
True Sons Corps has been stealing from civilians.
Location: Southwest
  • Private Dahmer
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Tyler's Corps
True Sons Corps has been putting down local dogs.
Location: Foggy Bottom
  • P.F.C Paulin
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Hoover's Corps
True Sons Corps has been indiscriminately killing civilians.
Location: Downtown West
  • Private Chuplinsky
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Truman's Corps
A True Sons Corps is shooting local dogs.
Location: East Mall
  • Private Shah
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Buchanan's Corps
True Sons Corps has been stealing from civilians.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • P.F.C. Maketta
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Wilson's Corps
True Sons Corps are harassing civilians
Location: Constitution Hall
  • P.F.C. Donato
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Taft's Corps
True Sons Corps have been setting up checkpoints with turrets.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • Private Jeffers
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Van Buren's Corps
True Sons Corps have been shooting down local dogs.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • Private Knowles
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Pierce's Corps
True Sons Corps are indiscriminately killing civilians.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • P.F.C. Hansen
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Monroe's Corps
True Sons Corps are harassing civilians.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • Private Dunkirk
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Lincoln's Corps
True Sons Corps have been putting down local dogs.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • Private Bela
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Jefferson's Corps
This True Sons Company has taken refuge in Downtown West. They ran scared from something, and we need to know what.
Location: Downtown West
  • Private Scott
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Hayes's Corps
True Sons Corps are harassing civilians.
Location: Downtown West
  • Private McMasters
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Grant's Corps
True Sons Corps has been putting down local dogs.
Location: Southwest
  • Private Usher
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Johnson's Corps
True Sons Corps has been stealing from civilians.
Location: Southwest
  • Private Madding
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Arthur's Corps
True Sons Corps has been putting down local dogs.
Location: Foggy Bottom
  • Private Cole
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Ford's Corps
True Sons Corps has been indiscriminately killing civilians.
Location: Downtown West
  • P.F.C. Fritz
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Polk's Corps
This True Sons Company has taken refuge in East Mall. They ran scared from something, and we need to know what.
Location: East Mall
  • P.F.C. Yong
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Taylor's Corps
True Sons Corps has been stealing from civilians.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • P.F.C. Yates
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Garfield's Corps
True Sons Corps are harassing civilians
Location: Constitution Hall
  • P.F.C. Paulin
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Harrison's Corps
True Sons Corps have been setting up checkpoints with turrets.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • P.F.C. Popov
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Roosevelt's Corps
True Sons Corps have been shooting down local dogs.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • P.F.C. Woodfield
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Madison's Corps
True Sons Corps are indiscriminately killing civilians.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • P.F.C. Barbosa
Known True Sons Companies (Hard)
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Wilson's Company
A True Sons company from their hideout in Downtown East. We should strike while they're vulnerable and see what we can learn from them.
Location: Downtown East
  • Private Young
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Roosevelt's Company
There's a True Sons Company doing a sweep of the East Mall. That's nothing new, but their methods are even more savage than usual. Something has them scared. Scared is dangerous.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Cane
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Haynes's Company
Something has flushed a True Sons Company from their hideout in Downtown East. We should strike while they're vulnerable and see what we can learn from them.
Location: Downtown East
  • Sergeant Doss
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Buchanan's Company
Civilians are being robbed by a True Sons Company.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Corporal Michaels
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Monroe's Company
A True Sons company is using turrets against civilians.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Corporal Receda
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Pierce's Company
Civilians are being robbed by a True Sons company.
Location: East Mall
  • Sergeant Vaughn
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Polk's Company
A True Sons Company has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Sergeant Colak
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Harrison's Company
Civilians are being harassed by a True Sons Company.
Location: Downtown West
  • Sergeant Eduardo
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Johnson's Company
Something has flushed a True Sons Company from their hideout in Foggy Bottom. We should strike while they're vulnerable and see what we can learn from them.
Location: Foggy Bottom
  • Sergeant Escalaro
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Taft's Company
A True Sons Company has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Sergeant Alabaster
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Hayes's Company
A True Sons Company has been shooting local dogs.
Location: White House
  • Sergeant Atkins
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Madison's Company
Civilians are being robbed by a True Sons company.
Location: West End
  • Corporal Jackson
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Tyler's Company
There's a True Sons Company doing a sweep of the East Mall. That's nothing new, but their methods are even more savage than usual. Something has them scared. Scared is dangerous.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Petrov
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McKinley's Company
Civilians are being harassed by a True Sons Company.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Kumar
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Coolidge's Company
Something has flushed a True Sons company from their hideout in Downtown East. We should strike while they're vulnerable and see what we can learn from them
Location: Downtown East
  • P.F.C. Eyler
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Lincoln’s Company
There's a True Sons Company doing a sweep of the East Mall. That's nothing new, but their methods are even more savage than usual. Something has them scared. Scared is dangerous.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Kaspar
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Van Bauren's Company
The True Sons are fortifying their positions in Southwest. We need to stop them before they make their defenses unbreakable.
Location: Southwest
  • Corporal Nova
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Jackson's Company
Civilians are being robbed by a True Sons Company.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Corporal Souza
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Filmore's Company
A True Sons company is using turrets against civilians.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Corporal Watts
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Jefferson's Company
Civilians are being robbed by a True Sons company.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Randy
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Hoover's Company
A True Sons Company has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Corporal Suza
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Harrison's Company
Civilians are being harassed by a True Sons Company.
Location: Downtown West
  • Corporal Gaspar
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Grant's Company
Civilians are being robbed by a True Sons Company.
Location: Foggy Bottom
  • Corporal Rodriguez
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Washington's Company
A True Sons Company has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Corporal Li
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Ford's Company
A True Sons Company has been shooting local dogs.
Location: White House
  • Corporal Cain
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Cleveland's Company
Civilians are being robbed by a True Sons company.
Location: West End
  • Corporal Waits
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Taylor's Company
There's a True Sons Company doing a sweep of the East Mall. That's nothing new, but their methods are even more savage than usual. Something has them scared. Scared is dangerous.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Ramirez
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Adam's Company
Civilians are being harassed by a True Sons Company.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Cleveland
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Harding's Company
Civilians are being harassed by a True Sons Company.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Tang
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Arthur's Company
Civilians are being harassed by a True Sons Company.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Lucas
Known True Sons Battalions (Challenging)
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Pierce's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been shooting local dogs.
Location: Southwest
  • Corporal Mullin
  • Corporal Tran
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Monroe's Battalion
True Sons are robbing civilians as they leave the Campus.
Location: Foggy Bottom
  • Sergeant Bourne
  • Corporal Dodd
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Hayes's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been setting up checkpoints with turrets.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Sergeant Hill
  • Corporal Turner
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McKinley's Battalion
The True Sons are fortifying their positions in Southwest. We need to stop them before they make their defenses unbreakable.
Location: Southwest
  • Corporal Antonin
  • Corporal Silva
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Ford's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion is stealing from civilians.
Location: Downtown East
  • Corporal King
  • Corporal Andrade
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Taylor's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been shooting local dogs.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Corporal Kroll
  • Corporal Novak
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Harding's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion is stealing from civilians.
Location: Southwest
  • Corporal Corluka
  • Corporal Laurel
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Truman's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been setting up checkpoints with turrets.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Corporal Soto
  • Corporal Hanaei
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Johnson's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been shooting local dogs.
Location: East Mall
  • Corporal Bird
  • Corporal Tran
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Taft's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion is stealing from civilians.
Location: White House
  • Corporal Johns
  • Corporal Radcliffe
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Tyler's Battalion
True Sons are on high alert in the West Potomac Park. It seems that one of their officers has disappeared, and now they're out of blood.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • P.F.C. Ripper
  • P.F.C. Bijeh
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Grant's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West End
  • Private Jun
  • P.F.C. Fourniret
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Washington's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been stealing from civilians.
Location: Downtown East
  • Sergeant Churchill
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Cleveland's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been shooting local dogs.
Location: East Mall
  • Sergeant Richards
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Adams's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Corporal Johns
  • Corporal Roberts
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Buchanan's Battalion
True Sons are on high alert in the West Potomac Park. It seems that one of their officers has disappeared, and now they're out for blood.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Corporal Cleaveland
  • Corporal Herbert
  • Corporal Hoover
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Madison's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Corporal Johnson
  • Corporal Todd
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Garfield's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been setting up checkpoints with turrets.
Location: Constitution Hall
  • Corporal Ramirez
  • Corporal Silva
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Kennedy's Battalion
True Sons are on high alert in the West Potomac Park. It seems that one of their officers has disappeared, and now they're out for blood.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Sergent Engle
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Eisenhower's Battalion
A True Sons Battalion has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Sergeant Lee
Known True Sons Platoon (Heroic)
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Jefferson's Platoon
The True Sons have assembled a platoon to push the Hyenas out of Judiciary Square. Once they've dispatched the Hyenas, they'll move on to the Theater. We need to stop this march before it starts.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Captain Noth
  • Sergeant Mesa
  • Sergeant Imagawa
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Jackson's Platoon
A True Sons platoon is mugging civilians.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Captain Crawford
  • Sergeant Law
  • Sergeant Costa
  • Corporal Cane
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Kennedy's Platoon
A True Sons platoon is mugging civilians.
Location: Southwest
  • Captain Anthony
  • Sergeant Carole
  • Sergeant Sowell
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Truman's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon has been setting up turrets near civilians areas.
Location: Federal Triangle
  • Captain Sanders
  • Sergeant Li
  • Sergeant Francisco
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Pierce's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon is mugging civilians.
Location: East Mall
  • Captain Amir
  • Sergeant Martin
  • Sergeant McMasters
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Buchanan's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon has been shooting local dogs.
Location: Downtown East
  • Master Sergeant Sounalath
  • Sergeant Eduardo
  • Sergeant North
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Adam's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon is assaulting civilians.
Location: Southwest
  • Sergeant Engle
  • Sergeant Barraza
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Monroe's Platoon
The True Sons have assembled a platoon to push the Hyenas out of Judiciary Square. Once they've dispatched the Hyenas, they'll move on to the Theater. We need to stop this march before it starts.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Sergeant Garcia
  • Sergeant Scarlet
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Grant's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon has been shooting local dogs.
Location: Federal Triangle
  • Sergeant Cliffords
  • Sergeant Greenwood
  • Corporal Escalaro
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Wilson's Platoon
Something has flushed a True Sons company from their hideout in Downtown East. We should strike while they're vulnerable and see what we can learn from them
Location: Downtown East
  • Captain Jetta
  • Sergeant Danvers
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Eisenhower's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon has been stealing from civilians.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Sergeant Caraway
  • Corporal Peters
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Lincoln's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Captain Todd
  • Sergeant Turner
  • Corporal Nichols
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McKinley’s Platoon
The True Sons have assembled a platoon to push the Hyenas out of Judiciary Square. Once they've dispatched the Hyenas, they'll move on to the Theater. We need to stop this march before it starts.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Sergeant Alabaster
  • Sergeant McMasters
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Taylor's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Captain Diaz
  • Sergeant Waits
  • Corporal Kroll
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Filmore’s Platoon
A True Sons Platoon is assaulting civilians.
Location: Southwest
  • Lieutenant Rodriguez
  • Private First Class Davidson
  • Private Lee
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Van Bauren's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon has been setting up turrets near civilians areas.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Major Carlson
  • Lieutenant Michaels
  • Sergeant Driscoll
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Roosevelt's Platoon
The True Sons have assembled a platoon to push the Hyenas out of Judiciary Square. Once they've dispatched the Hyenas, they'll move on to the Theater. We need to stop this march before it starts.
Location: Judiciary Square
  • Sergeant Donato
  • Private Hansen
  • Private Shaw
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Washington's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon has been stealing from civilians.
Location: Southwest
  • Captain Miller
  • Lieutenant Paulin
  • Sergeant Tunney
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Johnson's Platoon
A True Sons Platoon has been shooting local dogs.
Location: West Potomac Park
  • Major Johnson
  • Captain Jacobs
  • Lieutenant Stone


Weapons Used

True Sons Weapons
Assault Rifles
Police M4  •  P416 G3
Light Machine Guns
Classic M60  •  Military M60 E4
Marksman Rifles
Classic M700  •  SOCOM M1A
Submachine Guns
MP5A2  •  MP5-N  •  Tactical AUG A3  •  Tactical UMP-45
Shotguns
M870 Express  •  Military M870  •  Super 90  •  SASG-12  •  ACS-12
Sidearms
M9  •  Officer's M9 A1  •  M1911  •  M45A1
Gadgets
Carl Gustav M3 RPG
M32A1 Grenade Launcher  •  40mm Concussion Grenades  •  40mm White Phosphorus Grenades
Shock Grenades  •  Incendiary Grenades  •  Fragmentation Grenades  •  Tear Gas Grenades  •  EMP Grenades
Assault Turrets  •  GAU-25 Autocannon  •  Proximity Mines  •  Shock Mines  •  Defibulators  •  Laser Dazzler  •  Proximity Concussion Mines
True Sons Assault Turret  •  Hyena Sniper Turret  •  Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret  •  Molotov Cocktails  •  Hyena Explosive RC Car  •  Riker MG Nest
Special Ammo Box  •  Proximity Shock Mines
Stolen Black Tusk Tech
Suicide Drones  •  Support Station  •  Lethal EMP Jamming Device  •  Taser Drones
Stolen SHD Tech Chem Launcher (Riot Foam)  •  Hive (Restorer)  •  Seeker Mine (Explosive/Mender/Airburst)  •  Drone (Striker/Bombardier/Defender/Fixer)
Turret (Sniper/Artillery/Assault/Incinerator)  •  Trap (Shrapnel)


Archetypes

Ridgeway has these guys working overtime. I've never seen any group of people more dedicated to doing terrible deeds in the name of righteousness... well since the politicians fled D.C. Scratch that, at least some on the Hill were doing good work.

The Assault unit is largely comprised of ex-police and military personnel. Most have had previous weapons training, but few of them have real combat. Their primary objective is to keep order. When they're not participating in live operations, they're likely in the barracks enjoying some downtime or planning future operations.

Gadgets
Grenades Frag Grenades  •  DC-62 Grenades  •  Shock Grenades  •  Incendiary Grenades  •  Flashbang Grenades
Launchers M32A1 40mm BTSU Airburst Grenades
Other Concussion Mines  •  Molotov Cocktail  •  True Sons Assault Turret  •  Riker MG Nest  •  Hyena Sniper Turret  •  Hyena Explosive RC Car
BTSU Lethal EMP Jammer Devices  •  BTSU Suicide Drones  •  BTSU Recon Drone
SHD Tech SHD Riot Foam Chem Launcher  •  SHD Shrapnel Trap  •  SHD Defender Drones
Strategic Data

  • The True Sons Assault archetype prefers to fight from behind cover, and move cover-to-cover to void enemy fire.
  • They have average amounts of armor and health, but in larger numbers are deadly.
  • Bounty Assaults are equipped with Contact Concussion Mines, Incendiary/Frag/Shock Grenades, SHD Riot Foam Chem Launcher and can deploy Riker MG Nest.
  • Named Assaults in the Dark Zones will be equipped with stolen BTSU gadgets such as Lethal Jamming Devices, Suicide Drones and Recon Drones and will throw Frag/Shock or DC-62 Grenades in a quick succession, and can deploy Hyena Incendiary RC Cars.

One of these assholes told me to eat shit and die as he was pulling the pin on his grenade. So I leaned around the corner and popped him one in the hand. Dropped his grenade right there on his buddies. Listening to them whoopin' and hollerin' had me busting up.

Throwers will try to keep their distance in combat. While most lack military experience, they are aware of their firepower. To qualify as a Thrower, recruits must pass a competency test by throwing a live hand grenade a minimum of 25 meters.

Gadgets
Grenades Frag Grenades  •  DC-62 Grenades  •  Shock Grenades  •  Incendiary Grenades  •  EMP Grenades  •  Concussion Grenades  •  White Phosphorous Grenades
Other Concussion Mines  •  Molotov Cocktail  •  Hyena Sniper Turret  •  Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret  •  Riker MG Nest
BTSU Lethal EMP Jammer Devices  •  BTSU Recon Drone  •  BTSU Suicide Drones
SHD Tech SHD Reinforcer Chem Launcher  •  SHD Firestarter Chem Launcher  •  SHD Oxidizer Chem Launcher  •  SHD Riot Foam Chem Launcher
SHD Mender Seeker Mines  •  SHD Assault Turret  •  SHD Artillery Turrets
Strategic Data

  • The True Sons Thrower archetype prefers to toss grenades at opponents from a safe distance.
  • They avoid direct engagement and fight from range while other allies distract opponents.
  • The grenade pouch on their side can be destroyed to cause an explosion.
  • Bounty Named Throwers will be armed with Frag/Incendiary/Shock or DC-62 Grenades which they throw in a quick succession, Proximity Mines, SHD Reinforcer/Firestarter Chem Launcher, and can deploy an Hyena Sniper Turret, Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret and Riker MG Nest.
  • Named Throwers in the Dark Zones will be equipped with EMP/Frag or Shock Grenades which they throw in a quick succession, Molotov Cocktails, stolen BTSU gadgets such as Suicide Drones, Recon Drones, Lethal Jamming Devices, SHD Artillery Turrets and SHD Riot Foam Chem Launcher.

The narrow AI required by their turrets came directly from consumer electronics. Turns out, the same tracking behavior used in drones and mobile stabilizers can be used to select and track targets with weapons in real-time at surprising accuracy.

Engineers have a background in manufacturing and assembly. They will do whatever is necessary to ensure their turrets remain operational during combat and can often be seen risking enemy fire when their weapons fail. Some Engineers are overly attached to their weapons and have given them nicknames.

Gadgets
Grenades Frag Grenades  •  Shock Grenades  •  Incendiary Grenades  •  EMP Grenades  •  Concussion Grenades  •  Flashbang Grenades
Other Assault Turret  •  Riot Foam Sprayer Attachment  •  Hyena Sniper Turret  •  BTSU Lethal EMP Jammer Devices
SHD Tech SHD Explosive Seeker Mines  •  SHD Assault Turrets  •  SHD Incinerator Turret  •  SHD Riot Foam Chem Launcher
SHD Restorer Hive  •  SHD Stinger Hive  •  SHD Revive Hive  •  SHD Bombardier Drone
Strategic Data

  • The True Sons Engineer archetype sets up a turret to lay down supporting fire.
  • Damaging the turret can cause the Engineer to expose themselves to fire while they repair it.
  • Engineers can move their turrets as needed, preferring to place them on low pieces of cover.
  • Destroying the turret either while placed or prior to placement will cause the Engineer to fight as an Assault archetype.
  • Engineers appearing in different bounties will be equipped with Shock Grenades, SHD Riot Foam Chem Launcher and SHD Explosive Seeker Mines.
  • Engineers appearing in all three Dark Zones will be equipped with an M4A1 equipped with a Fragmentation/Concussion/EMP Grenades, SHD Riot Foam Sprayer, stolen SHD Explosive Seeker Mines, an SHD Incinerator Turret, SHD Restorer Hive and Lethal Jamming Devices that can drain the player's health and armor.

Some of the best medics made their way into Ridgeway's group of misfits and war criminals. I wish we could recruit them, but as it turns out, they're just as twisted as he is. I guess once society loses Kerman's and Koby's, it's shitbags all the way down. Present company excluded, of course.

Medics are highly sought after and anyone with basic first aid knowledge qualifies to join their ranks. All new recruits are asked about their previous medical experience. Even those with a rudimentary skillset are sent to the medical wing for further training.

Gadgets
Grenades Frag Grenades  •  DC-62 Grenades  •  Shock Grenades  •  Concussion Grenades
Launchers M32A1 40 mm Incendiary Grenades
Other Defibrillators  •  Molotov Cocktail  •  Hyena Incendiary RC Cars  •  Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret
Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret  •  BTSU Suicide Drones  •  BTSU Lethal EMP Jammer Devices
SHD Tech SHD Assault Turret  •  SHD Sniper Turrets  •  SHD Fixer Drones  •  SHD Striker Drones  •  SHD Bombardier Drones
SHD Reinforcer Chem Launcher  •  SHD Firestarter Chem Launcher  •  SHD Restorer Hives  •  SHD Revive Hive
Strategic Data

  • The True Sons Medic archetype prefers to stay behind the front lines and revive downed allies.
  • In close quarters combat, they can use their shock paddles to lethal effect.
  • The medical pack on their back can be destroyed to prevent them from reviving allies and shock their nearby allies.
  • Elite Medics will revive fallen enemies faster and provide the revived target with a health boost along with some armor should they revive a Veteran, Elite, or Named enemy.
  • Named Bounty Medics will be armed with Shock Grenades, SHD Restorer Hives, SHD Fixer Drones, SHD Firestarter Chem Launcher, SHD Sniper Turrets, have M32A1 Grenade Launcher loaded with 40 mm Incendiary Grenades, and can deploy Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret.
  • Named Medics in the Dark Zones will be equipped with Shock/DC-62/Frag Grenades, Molotov cocktails, SHD Striker Drones, SHD Restorer Hives, SHD Assault Turret, can Buff others enemies, give them overhealth, can have immune to negative effects and can deploy Hyena Incendiary RC Cars.

These guys couldn't bullseye a Mollens can from 20 yards before Ridgeway got ahold of them. He may be a poor excuse for a human, but he's one hell of a motivator. Now they're picking off people from halfway across the National Mall.

Snipers are methodical and know how to efficiently use cover. They formed from a group of hunters who believed that the True Sons are the only faction capable of saving America. Snipers spend most of their time honing their skills on the firing range and teaching other members to shoot.

Gadgets
Grenades Frag Grenades  •  EMP Grenades  •  Shock Grenades  •  Flashbang Grenades  •  Concussion Grenades  •  White Phosphorous Grenades
Launchers M32A1 40mm BTSU Airburst Grenades
Other Concussion Mines  •  Molotov Cocktail  •  True Sons Assault Turret  •  Hyena Sniper Turret  •  Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret
Riker MG Nest  •  BTSU Lethal EMP Jammer Devices  •  BTSU Deployable Laser Dazzlers  •  BTSU Recon Drone
SHD Tech SHD Explosive Seeker Mines  •  SHD Assault Turret  •  SHD Striker Drones  •  SHD Defender Drones
SHD Riot Foam Chem Launcher  •  SHD Reinforcer Chem Launcher
Strategic Data

  • The True Sons Sniper archetype fights from range and deals significant damage with high accuracy.
  • They avoid close quarters fighting whenever possible.
  • They use effective use of cover.
  • Bounty Snipers have Contact Concussion Mines, Laser Dazzler, SHD Riot Foam/Reinforcer Chem Launcher, SHD Assault Turret, Flashbang/White Phosphorus Grenades or have M32A1 Grenade Launcher loaded with 40 mm BTSU Airburst Grenades and can deploy a Hyena Sniper Turret, Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret and Riker MG Nest.
  • Named True Sons Snipers in the Dark Zones will be equipped with Molotov Cocktails, BTSU Lethal EMP Jammer Devices, Shock/Frag or EMP Grenades which they throw in a quick succession, SHD Striker/Defender Drones, Laser Dazzler, and will have their health boosted once spawned.

You know, I was once stuck in that goddamned foam for an hour. Got ambushed by a True Sons platoon south of the Mall, and one of these guys stuck that foam on me thinking I'd be an easy target. Wrong-o. Alani one, foam guy zero. Still, that foam is a real bitch to get out of your clothes.

Immobilizers fight at close range with chemical weapons. They are egotistical and ambitious, willingly volunteering themselves to test new and dangerous compounds on the battlefield. Many of them previously worked for the fire department's hazardous materials division.

Gadgets
Grenades Frag Grenades  •  DC-62 Grenades  •  Shock Grenades  •  Incendiary Grenades  •  Flashbang Grenades
Other Riot Foam Sprayer Attachment  •  Hyena Sniper Turret  •  Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret  •  Riker MG Nest  •  BTSU Support Station  •  BTSU Suicide Drones
SHD Tech SHD Explosive Seeker Mines
Strategic Data

  • The True Sons Immobilizer archetype shoots a sticky foam that stops their targets from moving.
  • They must enter relatively close range in order for their foam to be effective.
  • Destroying their backpack causes the foam to leak and stop the Immobilizer from moving.
  • Named Bounty Immobilizers will be armed with various tactical grenades and stolen enemy technology.

If using unguided rockets in populated areas seems like a war crime... that's because it is. Then again, I'm not sure the Geneva Convention even applies these days. Who'd enforce it? Us? Taken a look at your turret recently? That thing's a war crime, too.

The RPG unit are mostly comprised of ex-army. While not all of them have previous experience using heavy weapons, they are the most qualified to take on that responsibility. The RPG unit take their role very seriously and contain some of the most highly trained soldiers within the True Sons.

Gadgets
Grenades Frag Grenades  •  Tear Gas Grenades  •  Incendiary Grenades
Launchers Carl Gustav M3 RPG
Other Shock Ammo Box  •  Hyena Shock Mines  •  Riker MG Nest  •  Hyena Sniper Turret  •  Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret
SHD Tech SHD Explosive Seeker Mines  •  SHD Sniper Turrets  •  SHD Bombardier Drones
Strategic Data

  • The True Sons RPG archetype unleashes rocket propelled grenades at enemies.
  • They tend to keep their distance from any agents, so playing aggressively tends to work with RPGs.
  • If forced into close quarters combat, they will resort to using a pistol.
  • Destroying their rocket-filled backpack results in an explosion that is always fatal to them.
  • Bounty RPGs are also armed with Custom P416 G3's, Tear Gas/Incendiary Grenades, Hyena Shock Mines, SHD Explosive Seeker Mines, SHD Sniper Turrets, SHD Bombardier Drones and can deploy Riker MG Nest and Shock Ammo Box.

I have literally NEVER seen any trained professional swing their machine gun like a baseball bat. I'd say they watched too many movies, but I can't even think of a movie where they do that. Still though - their bullets are worse. Avoid those.

The Heavy Weapons were formed by ex-members of the armed forces. Due to their previous combat experience, they are in charge of providing new recruits with basic training. They are known to have a serious superiority complex, which often causes them to make risky decisions.

Gadgets
Grenades Frag Grenades  •  DC-62 Grenades  •  Shock Grenades  •  Incendiary Grenades  •  EMP Grenades  •  Flashbang Grenades
Other Concussion Mines  •  Molotov Cocktails  •  Explosive Rounds  •  True Sons Assault Turret  •  Hyena Sniper Turret  •  Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret
Riker MG Nest  •  BTSU Support Station
SHD Tech SHD Airburst Seeker Mines  •  SHD Explosive Seeker Mines  •  SHD Shrapnel Trap  •  SHD Assault Drones
SHD Reinforcer Chem Launcher  •  SHD Firestarter Chem Launcher  •  SHD Oxidizer Chem Launcher  •  SHD Riot Foam Chem Launcher
Strategic Data

  • The True Sons Heavy Weapons archetype prefers to lay down covering fire from behind cover.
  • Their head is frequently exposed, but is also heavily armored.
  • The ammo pack on their back can be destroyed to cause an explosion.
  • Named Bounty Heavy Weapons armed with Shock/Incendiary/White Phosphorus Grenades, SHD Firestarter Chem Launcher or Shrapnel Trap and will deploy a True Sons Assault Turret, Hyena Sniper Turret, Cleaner Incendiary Artillery Turret.
  • Named Heavy Weapons in the Dark Zones will be equipped with EMP/Concussion or DC-62 Grenades, Molotov Cocktails, SHD Airburst Seeker Mines and can deploy multiple Assault Drones.

I had an engagement on the south Mall with one of these guys. I ran out of ammo right around the time I finally finished dislodging the last of his armor. Managed to finish him off with a pistol, but you know what's funny? The thing I noticed most when I got up close wasn't his ugly face... it was the eye-popping number of bad tattoos.

Tanks use their size to intimidate their enemies. They maintain a strict workout routine in order to withstand wearing heavy armor for extended periods of time. Tanks aren't used to their enemies retaliating and will become dismayed when they are attacked.

Gadgets
Grenades Frag Grenades  •  Shock Grenades
Launchers M32A1 40mm Frag Grenades  •  M32A1 40mm Concussion Grenades  •  M32A1 40mm BTSU Airburst Grenades
M32A1 40mm Incendiary Grenades  •  M32A1 40 mm White Phosphorus Grenades
Other Riot Foam Sprayer Attachment  •  Concussion Mines
SHD Tech SHD Bombardier Drones  •  SHD Sniper Turrets
Strategic Data

  • The True Sons Tank archetype prefers to launch grenades from behind cover, periodically stopping to reload.
  • They are well armored, and can take significant damage before the armor breaks.
  • The ammo pack on their back can be destroyed to cause an explosion.
  • Bounty Tanks will equipped their Grenade Launchers with 40mm BTSU Airburst/Frag Grenades, throw Frag Grenades, and will continue to use the grenade launcher despite destroying the ammo box.
  • Named Tanks in the Dark Zones are significantly more dangerous, having stolen tech, grenades and explosives.
  • In Operation Iron Horse, Tanks will be equipped with a Police M4 with riot foam sprayer attachment, their ammo boxes will only immobilize the Tank if it gets shot.

Before the outbreak, I thought there was nothing more offensive at close range than bad breath. These guys have really been challenging that long-held belief.

Rushers charge into combat, exposed, and vulnerable. They fight for honor and want to die as heroes. They aren't military trained but have had previous close quarters experience: ex-cons, cage fighters. Rushers often hold mixed martial arts competitions in the barracks.

Strategic Data

  • The True Sons Rusher archetype prefers to engage opponents at short range, often charging without regard for their own safety if it allows for a good shot.

Anything can be a shield if your forearms can take it.
- Bodyguard

On Morodova's orders, three True Sons stick to Gray like glue whenever a fight starts. They have these ridiculously big shields, and their top priority is to figure out the biggest threat to Gray's life and get in the way. His ego is enormous, he loves this. Every bodyguard around him boosts his confidence and makes him harder and harder to kill. His bodyguard is called the "short straw".

Strategic Data

  • Their shields can be broken with enough concentrated gunfire.
  • Killing these bodyguards makes Gray more susceptible to damage, but there is a constant stream of these that replace those killed.
  • These ONLY appear in the Lieutenant Gray raid boss fight and do not appear on the streets of D.C.


Quotes

Combat

  • Just lie down and die!
  • Fuck the Division!
  • Screw you, Division puke!
  • Fuck you, Agent!
  • Just give it up!
  • Cover won't save you! - Agent in cover
  • I'll get you for that! - True Son dies
  • Who's down! - True Son dies
  • Someone's down! - True Son dies
  • Asshole! You just killed a True Son! - True Son dies
  • Guess I'm solo! - last one alive
  • Fight me, then! - Agent has a shield

  • You're in my sights, Division!
  • You're an easy target, Agent! - True Son dies
  • Next bullet goes to your head! 
  • Fucking Agents!
  • Run, little Agent!
  • This tac rig is messed up! - armor is gone
  • No shot!- repositioning
  • No! You fucker! - True Son dies

  • Screw you, Division asshole! 
  • Concussion grenade out! - throwing grenade
  • Eat this! - throwing grenade
  • Grenade! - throwing grenade
  • Frag out! - throwing grenade
  • Someone's down! - True Son dies
  • Heal up all you want, I've got plenty of bullets!- using armor kit

  • Hey agent, I can see you bleed! 
  • Walk it off!- reviving
  • Get back! - Surprised at close range
  • "Keep you head down next time!" reviving

  • Let's see you run now! - Deploying Riot foam.
  • Immobilizing target! - Deploying Riot foam.
  • Deploying foam! - Deploying Riot foam.
  • Let's see you run now! - Deploying Riot foam.

  • No! Fuck! - Ammo box destroyed
  • I can't be out now! - reloading
  • Reloading! - reloading

  • Raaagh! - Charging
  • Truuuuee Soooonss! - Charging
  • Bloooood! - Charging
  • Come Heerre! - Charging

  • Fuck you, Agent!
  • Firing - using RPG

  • Fuck the Division!
  • Rock'n'Roll!
  • This for real?! - ammo pack hit.
  • Screw you, Division!

  • Shoulda stayed out of this, Agent!
  • Fuck the Division!
  • Yeah, that's right!
  • Good spot for a turret! - placing turret
  • Deploying my turret! - placing turret
  • Need to fix my turret! - placing turret

  • "They broke my shield!" - Enemy breaks the shield


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