Stormtroopers were the elite shock troopers of the. Like s and s, stormtroopers served as reminders of the Emperor's power, extensions of his will, and a method of keeping the Empire's thousands of s in line through fear.
Formed into the, stormtroopers operated alongside , , and units independently, where some placed on Navy ships were given the name "marines."
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