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History of Roman Weapons and How To Find Them For Fancy Dress Costumes

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History of Roman Weapons and How To Find Them For Fancy Dress CostumesHere at Halloween All Year Around we love our Roman costumes and are always seeking out the best from our costume companies and you can check out the costumes available by continuing on here.

Today we are going to talk about Roman weaponry out of interest and for people that seek Roman weapons for their costumes which there are some amazing shields and swords available.

Roman Centurion Weaponry

The Roman empire conquered a large portion of the known civilized world by using their far superior weapons and clever war tactics. Menacing and brutal as they were, each member of the legion, commanded by their Centurion leader, would each have a collection of weapons. Here is a list worth checking out.

Who Where the Roman Centurions and What Halloween Costumes Are Available For Them?

Who Where the Roman Centurions and What Halloween Costumes Are Available For Them?

Who Where the Roman Centurions and What Halloween Costumes Are Available For Them?The Centurion was a professional officer of the Roman army who commanded a group or around 80 men, and were grouped into cohorts and then in to legions.

Only the very best centurions would climb the ranks and be promoted to the first cohort called the Primi Ordines which consisted of commanding one of the 10 centuries.

The most senior centurion of the legion was called the Primus pilus and commanded the first century.

Centurions always fought along side their legions and most of the time suffered heavy causalities. They would generally lead in-front and bravely inspire their men.