Terrasidius

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Gallienus coin, celebrating LEG VII CLA VI P VI F (Seventh legion Claudia, six times faithful, six times loyal, and bearing the bull, symbol of the legion, on the reverse.

Titus Terrasidius was a Roman Knight of the Equestrian order and an officer of the cavalry in Julius Caesar's Legio VII Claudia.[1][2] He and other officers of the legion were sent out to negotiate provisions for the winter of 56–55 BC, they were captured by Breton tribes who were then subjugated as Caesar describes in his Commentarii de Bello Gallico:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Julius Caesar; James Bradstreet Greenough; Benjamin Leonard D'Ooge; Moses Grant Daniell (1904). Caesar's Gallic war: (Allen and Greenough's edition). books I-IV. Ginn & Company. pp. 1–. 
  2. ^ Julius Caesar (1895). Gallic War: With a Life of Caesar, Geography and People of Gaul, History of the Military Art in Caesar's Commentaries ... Albert, Scott and Company. pp. 262–. 
  3. ^ wikisource:Commentaries on the Gallic War
  4. ^ Julius Caesar; Jeremias Jacob Oberlin (1825). Commentarii de bello Gallico et civili: Accedunt libri de bello Alexandrino, Africano, et Hispaniensi. apud R. Priestley. pp. 64–. Retrieved 4 December 2011. .