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Infantry -Azaps, Janissary and other Military Uniforms                     

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pic1.jpg (96675 bytes) Osman - 1400s

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BasiBazuks (prior to 1500)
Company of Guides (Crazies)
Azaps (archers/marines/garrison troops)


Segmen 34 Orta “Houndsmen” red boots
Cemaat 101 Orta “Assembly” (or “Community”) yellow booted officers, all garrisons
Boluk 61 Orta “Gardiners”
Cadet 34 Orta
Orta Ranks:
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JBostan.jpg (102972 bytes) Janissary 1600 Bostani Corps

JSamsunc.jpg (122810 bytes) Janissary 1600 Samsunc Orta (Keeper of Dogs)

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JJanisNr1.jpeg (107324 bytes)Jjan1.jpeg (116980 bytes) Number 1 Janissary

JBaltagii.jpg (110969 bytes) Janissairy Baltagii

JHunter.jpg (109643 bytes) Janissary Hunter Orta 1600

JJanEgype.jpg (108823 bytes) Janissary Egyptian Orta

JStandard.jpeg (125242 bytes) Standard bearer

JHead.jpeg (140421 bytes) Taken head

JTrup.jpeg (116049 bytes)

JPriest.jpg (93110 bytes)  Priest

JSorbetci.jpg (101718 bytes) Corbetci - Orta Commander (Captain-Colonel)
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Janissary2682Ptuj.jpeg (26941 bytes) 1682, notice dogear cuffs, boot hose

 JanissaryShmitter.jpg (140263 bytes) 17th C. from Shmitter

Janitschar in Rückenansicht/Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Wien






This pictures shows much interesting gear detail







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