- List of army units called Guards
Past and present army and paramilitary units whose names include the word guard in various languages include:-
New Guardparamilitary political organisation during the 1930s and the Australian Defence Force's Federation Guard ceremonial unit.
* Bulgarian National Guards Unit, a company-sized unit which provides escort to the President.
Foot Guards, which see for a list
Garde du Corps, a Prussian formation until 1918
Grand Ducal Guarda military of Luxembourgcompany from 1945 to 1966
Guard Jaeger Regiment, a modern-day Finnish military unit
Guard of Finland, a military unit of the Grand Duchy of Finland
Home Guard, which see for a list
Horse Guards, which see for a list
Iron Guarda Rumanian paramilitary political organisation
Knesset Guard(Hebrew: Mishmar HaKnesset) responsible for the security of the Knesset building and the protection of its members (MKs).
National Guard, which see for a list
Notrim, a Jewish police force set up in the British Mandate of Palestine.
Royal Guard, which see for a list
Republican Guard, which see for a list
Presidential Regimentof the Russian Federation, the current term for the Kremlin guards
Red Guards, socialist or communist militia formed to instigate, support, or defend Communist revolutions
Serbian Army Guard, elite military unit of Serbian Army used for special duties.
Singapore Guards, elite Singapore infantry unit used for special operations
Swiss Guard, Swiss mercenary soldiers who served as guards at foreign European courts
United States National Guard, the reserve component of the United States Army
* Varangian Guard, Vikings who served under the Byzantine emperor
* "White Guard" was a name used by others for some of the forces of the
White movementin the Russian civil war.
* White Guard, part of the White Army of the 1918 Finnish Civil War.
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