They are important but the most important soldiers are the miles they are the common Roman foot soldier. They also work with the horse soldiers called the equites and the pedites who make up most of the army.
Those soldiers are really cool!
They all stayed in the camp which was carefully guarded so there were 4 watch times. The camps were called castra in Latin and some cities are named like that today.
Where did all those people stay?
The trench was called the fossa and was used to keep invaders out with the help of the wall called the vallum.
Why is there a trench around it?
How were they so good at war Big Roman?
Us Romans use special formation and strategies like Oppidum expugnare for taking cities. We also acies order for fighting with three lines and agmen for square formations.
We share common military tactics and organization of troops however we fight in a more hand to hand combat method.
But how do you compare to the greatest army of the word the USA?
The USA also has highly developed technologies allowing them success while the Romans were smart with tactics, they don't rival the USA
The advanced Roman tactics allowed them superiority at the time.