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Military uniforms from the last 1000 years.

Military uniforms from the last 1000 years.

Knight on horse

The Knights Templar started off as a military force protecting pilgrims going to the holy land, though they became an elite combat force in the crusades who also had huge financial influence in Europe.

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1200 - 1299 Knights Templar, century The Poor Fellow-Soldiers of Christ and of the Temple of Solomon Active: c. Allegiance: The Pope

Hugo de Payns, creador de la Orden de los Caballeros Templarios. (s. XII)

Hugues de Payns Co-Founder & First Grand Master of the Knights Templar

Latin: Pauperes commilitones Christi Templique Salomonici), commonly known as the Knights Templar, the Order of the Temple (French: Ordre du Temple or Templiers) or simply as Templars.