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Knights Templar Uniforms

In this blog post, we’ll describe and compare the uniforms of the Masonic Knights Templars and that of the historical Templars of the Crusades. Their uniforms are different even though they share similar names.    Uniforms of the Historical Knights Templar Image credit: http://www.medievalwarfare.info/templars.htm The Knights Templar were identified by the white mantle decorated with the red cross pattee their knights wore. The sergeants wore a brown mantle. When the Knights Templar were first established, they did not wear the red cross on their uniforms as they were not permitted to do so. The Knights Templar were a noble body that followed strict guidelines and regulations with uniform conformity. Knights Templar Tunic Outfits Collection   In 1129, the Templar Rule was written...

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