|“||I know his name. I choose to mispronounce it because it amuses me.||”|
Lederlingen is a Trooper under Corporal Tunny's command during the Battle of the Heroes. He says that he volunteered for the Army. He is charged with bringing messages from General Mitterick's headquarters to Colonel Vallimir's regiment. His superior Corporal Tunny always pronounces his name wrong because it amuses him. He is killed during a mission, being shot off his horse by Shallow and Deep who then drown him in the mud, picking up his the message he was carrying.