The French Army, officially the Land Army (Armée de Terre) is the land-based and largest component of the French Armed Forces. Active since the early 15th century, the French Army was one of the main combatants of World War I, having lost over one million soldiers marking it the deadliest conflicts in French history.
Battlefield 1EditThe French Army appears in Battlefield 1.
The French Republic was introduced in the first expansion Battlefield 1: They Shall Not Pass which is heavily focused on notable battles the French were involved with as well as the weapons and vehicles they utilized during the war. The faction is visually distinctive due to their horizon-blue uniforms and domestically designed Adrian helmets. The French appear only on maps set within France, and are pitted against the German Empire faction exclusively.
- With "Standard Issue Rifles" enabled, the French Republic faction are issued the Lebel Model 1886.