The subject of this article originates from non-canonical sources. To find out about what is considered "canon" see LOTR:Canon.
Morannon Orcs were a type of Orc originating in Mordor, but were not necessarily all bred there at the Morannon, the Black Gate of Mordor.
The term "Morannon Orc" did not in fact come from Tolkien's works, but from the media-canon of the Lord of the Rings films.
Morannon Orcs were troops of Mordor and appeared in most of the main battles such as the Battle of Osgiliath, the Siege of Gondor, Battle of Cair Andros and the Battle of the Black Gate.
Notable Morannon orcsEdit