The Gaiter Guards are a community-created cosmetic item for the Medic. They give the Medic a belt bearing the Medic's emblem on the buckle, a satchel on his right side for a pistol, a strap across his chest, and boots with grey sidings.
The Gaiter Guards were contributed to the Steam Workshop under the name "German's Gaiters".
- The Gaiter Guards were added to the game.
- [Undocumented] Added Strange quality.
- "Gaiters" are a protective garment worn over boots to prevent one's feet from getting wet.
- The Heat of Winter, the Heer's Helmet and the Gaiter Guards were submitted as part of the "Winterized Combat Garb" item set.