Teutonic Knights - 654 Words
In the last few years, a new order of knights fighting in the Holy Land has formed; the Teutonic Knights.
Since the First Crusades, there has been a German hospital in the Holy Land, which was built for traveling pilgrims, who left Germany to visit the Holy Land. The founding of the hospital was funded by rich German brothers and knights, which was led by Duke Frederick Hohenstaufen, son of Frederick Barbarossa, Emperor of Germany. After the Jerusalem conquest of Saladin, this establishment...
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