Interestingly enough, I had about the same idea, except I was going to throw Danju in as a sole survivour of the Royal Line of Wolfdom, hence the minute (for my Dan') amount of purple. Except, they really are just bandits now to me, so there we differ again. They definitely have more than three soldiers, though- in fact, they have eleven! Each
So they aren't as weak as thought!
Very cool idea.