Right now I just gave these guys fatique, melee attack and melee def every level. Did work just fine. I do not use this build for archers if you have mistaken me.
"I am a Paladin!"
>OMG, Malthus, there are no damn paladins in Battle Brothers...<
"OK, OK! Then I´m a wrecked down minstrel drunkard pretending to be a paladin, singing so wrong in the midst of battle that even the undead run in fear... Better?!"