Warrior wearing iron helmet and red cloak.
Ancient History

Roman Soldier: Life in the Army and Beyond

December 31, 2020

The heroic deeds of the Roman army are etched in history. It followed a strict hierarchy and its soldiers enjoyed a lot of benefits, if they survived through their military careers. […]

Ancient Roman military helmet on a white background.
Ancient History

Challenging Life of a Roman Soldier

December 31, 2020

A person had to undergo a grueling training of four months to become a Roman soldier. Once trained, a soldier had to obey all the orders of the centurion and fulfill all the responsibilities, including guarding the temporary marching camps. […]

Isolated illustration of a Roman Helmet with a scarlet plume.
Ancient History

Being a Soldier in the Roman Army

December 31, 2020

Roman soldiers helped their generals win crucial battles. Citizens, non-citizens and free subjects who were allied to Rome made up the formidable Roman army. […]

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