The flag bearer has two traits: 1. Ensign - Nearby friendlies get reload speed buff. 2. Resilient - The Flag Bearer gets an HP buff when holding the flag/standard/color/colour. The Flag Bearer's flag/standard/color/colour can be used as a melee weapon with longer reach than the bayonet. The Flag Bearer also gets a pistol and a sword. The Flag Bearer is capped at 6 per team.