|Squad Name||Squad One|
|Captain||Genryusai Shigekuni Yamamoto|
|Insignia Signifies||Truth and Innocence|
|Squad Color||Deep Purple|
Squad One follows the traditional organization of a Thirteen Court Guard Squad.
No special duties have been noted for Squad One. Squad One is ranked highest among the Thirteen Court Guard Squads. Even subordinate members of Squad One are considered model Soul Reapers. Emergency must be dealt with swiftly; quick decisions and quick actions are essential. The squad is able to ascertain a situation and mobilize quickly even before an order is issued. That is the true value of Squad One.
BarracksLike all the other barracks, the Squad One Barracks house the offices and living quarters of the Soul Reapers of Squad One. In addition, due to Squad One being the squad of the Head Captain, the barracks hosts the assembly hall where the captains gather for their meeting. The barracks also has a room set aside for lieutenants' meeting. Head-Captain Yamamoto's office within the barracks commands a wide, sweeping view of the Seireitei.
- Genryusai Shigekuni Yamamoto (Active)
- Chōjirō Sasakibe (Active)
As his leadership unites the Thirteen Court Guard Squads, Head Captain Yamamoto seeks out soldiers who can serve as an examples for every other squads . Therefore, being assigned to Squad One is a great honor.
Recruitment Fair Brochure
The following question and answer:
Genryūsai Shigekuni Yamamoto
1. What kind of individuals are you seeking?
Men with a strong sense of justice, always diligent.
2. How would you describe the atmosphere around your squad?
3. What do you require of new recruits?
Nothing worth mentioning.
4. Some words for the soul reaper recruits.
Even I am still studying.