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How Was The Roman Army Formed?

The Roman army was formed by men only over 20 years old that had to be a Roman Citizen. No women could be a gladiator. The gladiators had to stay in the army for at least 25 years.


In conclusion, the Roman army was a powerful force that spread across Rome that made the Romans one of the most powerful civilizations in that time. They took over many villages and conquered acer of land to make a powerful society.


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Bibl. Armentrout, David and Patricia. Rome. Vero Beach, Florida: Frank Sloan, 2004