Lota wants to help punish those who messed up Lota's nice stacks of cargo.
Lota moves faster, and is better armed than your platoon.
I'm sorry, Lota. Nobody else can shift cargo like Lota can. Sometimes people need to do the things only they can do, rather than the things they want do do, or even the things they're best at.
Your logic crushes Lota's tiny soul.
Logic does that to souls.