The Eighteenth Legion, was a legion of the Imperial Roman army. It was founded ca, 41 BC by the future emperor Augustus. The legion was, along with two others, destroyed in the Battle of Teutoburg Forest. The legion's symbol and cognomen are unknown.
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A Roman legion was the largest unit of the Roman army involving from 3000 men in early times to over 5200 men in imperial times, consisting of centuries as the basic units. Until the middle of the first century, 10 cohorts (about 5,000 men) made up a Roman Legion.
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When Romulus and Remus were destroyed by the Hobus supernova the Romulan Star Empire was devastated. However many took it as an opportunity to escape the yolk of the Tal'Shiar, the oppressive secret police of the empire. These Romulan citizens along with their Reman brothers founded a new homeworld and established the Romulan Republic so that both Romulan and Reman could live free.
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Hannibal Barca was a Carthaginian general, considered one of the greatest military commanders in history. One of his most famous achievements was at the outbreak of the Second Punic War, when he marched an army which included war elephants from Iberia over the Pyrenees and the Alps into Italy.
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