From the Middle Ages to patrol in Afghanistan, the dark history of the crusader’s symbol

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An image of Ben Roberts-Smith with crusader patch showing, and a piece of art commemorating Australian World War I soldiers (Images: Australian War Memorial; ADF)An image has surfaced of Ben Roberts-Smith wearing a Crusader patch on his military uniform, and it’s a symbol has a long, nasty history in far-right circles.

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