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- "Just a collection of newbies all in one basket."
- ―Jenkins-115 on the SPARTAN-IVs
The Spartan Operations, also known as the Spartan Corps, Spartan branch, simply as Spartans, is a branch of thefounded by former candidate Rear Admiral , whose body rejected the .
The branch conducts reconnaissance, security and patrol, counter insurgency, military police duties, high value asset retrieval, and frontline combat.
Formed by Musa, the Spartan branch gained its independence after he announced the establishment of the Spartan Operations as its own branch rather than serving under theor .
As its own branch, Spartan Operations was organized under bothand , closely collaborating with the UNSC Navy as well as sharing its assets with the and .