|Ostrobian Defence Force
Emblem of the Ostrobian Defence Force
|Founded||December 21, 1849|
|Service branches||Ostrobian Army|
|Headquarters||Camp Friday, Hamlewood, Treien|
|Secretary of National Defense||Jan-Hedrik op Sonnebeld|
|Chief of Staff||General Lars Vlogtman|
|Military age||18–56 years old|
|Active personnel||535,000 (2014)|
|Reserve personnel||336,000 (2014)|
|Overall personnel||871,000 (2014)|
OS $32.1 billion
|Percent of GDP||1.53% (2015-2016 Budget)|
|Foreign suppliers|| United States
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The Ostrobian Defence Force form the military of Ostrobia, tasked with its defence of the country, as well as promoting international peacekeeping efforts and providing humanitarian aid.
It consists of four branches, the Ostrobian Army, which provides ground defence, the Ostrobian Navy, which provides on water defence, the Ostrobian Air Force, which provides air defence and the Ostrobian Marine Corps, which specialises in support of naval and army operations in land. It is the 8th largest army in the world and combined, it counts for 0.82% of the total population. Its spending is quite low, but it is considered a modern army.
The Ostrobian Defence Force is under the command of Prime Minister, Jo Lutz. The Ostrobian Defence Force has 20 bases all over Ostrobia, the biggest ones are Camp Friday which serves as the headquaters of the Defence Force and Searswood in Seblo. It is divided into several theater commands.