The 501st Legion, also known as the 501st Battalion during the Clone Wars and later known as "Vader's Fist" and the Five Hundred and First, was an elite unit of clone troopers commissioned by Supreme Chancellor Palpatine during the Clone Wars that later became a stormtrooper unit. Made up of units like Torrent Company, the 501st fought in many battles, such as the Battle of Teth and the Battle of Coruscant, becoming one of the most well-known legions. In 19 BBY, the 501st became Darth Vader's personal unit as he led them during Operation: Knightfall, in which the clones helped take down the Jedi, whom they believed to be traitors to the Republic.

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_w_ Jun 4 2013, 4:06pm says:

Doesn't look like the 501st to m...
*gets shot*

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Mitthrawnuruodochiss Jun 4 2013, 11:44pm replied:

the description says brother legions... those look like storm commandos and blackhole stormtroopers

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george76 Jun 5 2013, 12:19pm replied:

yea i dont know much about blackhole trooper only storm commandos but the idea was that they are apart of a diffrent legion that why i said brother legion and the orginal name of the picture when i found it was strange conquer

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Jennings17soco Dec 7 2013, 10:34am replied:

The picture is of Captain (or Sergeant) Sarkli of the storm commandos. I cant remember his designation exactly. He is the nephew of Admiral Piet

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george76 Jun 4 2013, 6:32pm says:

yea i know the black armor but the idea was the 501st deffended the captial

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Anubis120 Jun 5 2013, 2:48am says:

the star destroyer looks like on of them out of swtor

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501st-veteran Jun 5 2013, 9:27pm replied:

With a built in Death Star attachement

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george76 Jun 5 2013, 9:37pm replied:

yea i was confused about that when i first saw it i was hopping someone must clarify its name to me it just like a mini elscipse

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501st-veteran Jun 5 2013, 11:06pm says:

Conqueror (Imperial-Class Star Destroyer)

The Conqueror was an Imperial-class Star Destroyer armed with a superlaser that was in operation during the Galactic Civil War. Conceived as a replacement for the Galactic Empire's planet-destroying superweapon, the Death Star, lost at the Battle of Yavin, the Conqueror was intended to slow the momentum of the rapidly growing Rebel Alliance.

The Ship itself only made one presence, that being in Star Wars Galaxies Trading Card Game – Threat of the Conqueror

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george76 Jun 6 2013, 11:54pm replied:

thank you it was bothering me i know alot of ships but not this one

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we are the 501st we shall not falter and nor shall our bother legions

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