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In the Kull stories, the Black Legion was an elite infantry force in the army of Valusia during the reign of Kull. The legion was commanded by Gromel until he was slain by Kull in a failed assassination plot against the king.[1]

In the Conan tales, the Black Legion is an elite infantry force in the army of Aquilonia. The legion was commanded by Gromel (who is similar in most respects to the original Gromel from the Kull stories) until he was slain by King Conan in a failed assassination plot against the king.[2]

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  1. Robert E. Howard, Kull - Exile of Atlantis ("By This Axe I Rule!"), Del Rey (2006).
  2. Robert E. Howard, The Coming of Conan the Cimmerian ("The Phoenix on the Sword"), Del Rey (2003).
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