- Between 5000 and 6000 legionaries made up a legion that was commanded by a legatus.
- How was he to beat a legionary if he had trouble figuring out how to hold a sword?
- Do you think Roman legionaries whined about such things?
- Military training was emphasized and legionaries were put through rigorous and continuous training.
- Then the Roman legionaries swept away the smoking ashes and sowed the land with salt to prevent anything from ever growing there again.