Morgoth's army was made up of many dark creatures. Morgoth used it to exercise war on the Elves and Edain (Men) of Beleriand in the First Age. His high-ranking officers were the fallen Maiar Gothmog and Sauron. Morgoth's main warriors were Orcs, who were the primary footmen and cavalry. At one stage they were so numerous they spread across the whole of Anfauglith. Werewolves were occasionally used as mounts. Gothmog led a grand portion of this army at times, and later Sauron.
The army consisted of: