The Legendary Samurai Yukimori, (1543-1576)

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Famed Samurai Yukimori (1543-1576). He was betrayed by Oda Nobunaga, who began the bloody process of unifying Japan, and eventually was assassinated by a rival clan. Yukimori wore a crescent moon on his helmet as a good-luck charm.

Source: Wikipedia

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