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Inferno Squad, a special forces unit of the Galactic Empire.

Special forces were elite fighting units. The New Republic sent a special forces team led by Jom Barell to investigate suspected Imperial activity on Akiva sometime after the Battle of Endor.[1]


Alliance to Restore the RepublicEdit

The Alliance to Restore the Republic maintained the Alliance Special Forces,[2] a branch of the Alliance Military.[3] Consisting of pathfinders,[4] Rebel Marines, and Rebel Commandos, the Alliance Special Forces served in various battlefronts.[5]

Confederacy of Independent SystemsEdit

The Confederacy of Independent Systems utilized specialized battle droids as special forces units, including BX-series droid commandos, during the Clone Wars.[6]

First OrderEdit

The First Order maintained the First Order Special Forces as part of its military forces.[7] Members of the First Order Special Forces included Special Forces pilots[8] who piloted TIE/sf space superiority fighters,[9] as well as elite stormtroopers who utilized elite speeder bikes.[10]

Galactic EmpireEdit

The Galactic Empire maintained various special forces units throughout its military and intelligence branches.[11] The Imperial Special Forces was one such organization,[12] which included members such as Inferno Squad,[13] the 204th Imperial Fighter Wing,[14] and Task Force 99.[15] Other special forces units included CompForce and Special Forces Command.[11] Special Unit One was an elite starfighter squadron,[16] and Imperial Intelligence utilized elite death troopers.[17] Purge Troopers were elite soldiers that operated under the Inquisitorius.[18]

Galactic RepublicEdit

The Galactic Republic made use of various special and elite units during the Clone Wars. Clone commandos,[19] Advanced Recon Commandos, Biker Advanced Recon Commandos, and Advanced Recon Force troopers[20] were greatly employed, with units including Foxtrot Group, D-Squad,[21] Delta Squad,[22] and Clone Force 99.[23] The 41st Ranger Platoon was also an elite unit within the 41st Elite Corps.[24][25]

New RepublicEdit

The New Republic maintained a military branch, the New Republic Special Forces, which was formed from the Alliance Special Forces.[1] Inferno Squad was an elite unit.[24]


The Resistance maintained Inferno Squad, which Zay Versio and Shriv Suurgav were part of.[24]



Notes and referencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Aftermath
  2. Battlefront: Twilight Company
  3. Star Wars: Complete Locations
  4. Shattered Empire, Part I
  5. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  6. TCW mini logo Star Wars: The Clone Wars – "Rookies"
  7. Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles
  8. Star Wars: The Force Awakens: The Visual Dictionary
  9. Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Incredible Cross-Sections
  10. HasbroInverted Star Wars: The Force Awakens (toy line) (Pack: Elite Speeder Bike with Special Edition Stormtrooper)
  11. 11.0 11.1 Dawn of Rebellion
  12. Star Wars 17: Rebel Jail, Part II
  13. Battlefront II: Inferno Squad
  14. Alphabet Squadron
  15. Star Wars 21: The Last Flight of the Harbinger, Part I
  16. Thrawn
  17. StarWars-DatabankII Imperial Death Troopers in the Databank (backup link)
  18. Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith 13: Burning Seas, Part I
  19. Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones
  20. StarWars-DatabankII Clone Trooper Armor History Gallery in the Databank (backup link)
  21. TCW mini logo Star Wars: The Clone Wars – "Missing in Action"
  22. SWCustom-2011 "Witches of the Mist" Episode Guide - The Clone Wars on (backup link)
  23. StarWars-DatabankII Clone Force 99 / Bad Batch in the Databank (backup link)
  24. 24.0 24.1 24.2 Star Wars Battlefront II
  25. TwitterLogo Christian Johannesén (@phatseejay) on Twitter "The green camo troopers are now called the 41st Ranger Platoon, a strike team from the 41st Elite Corps. The 41st Elite Corps follows the look from The Clone Wars series, with forest green markings on their white armors, including new green markings for the Phase 2 troopers."
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