Side view of Polish Hussar armour showing wing detail. The Polish Winged Hussars were the elite of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth cavalry.
Polish King Jan III Sobieski and his Winged Hussars defeat Muslims (Ottoman Empire) | Battle and Siege of Vienna | 1683 | "Wherever the Muslim armies went, they plundered cities, took slaves, turned churches into mosques, and converted many thousands of Christian captives to Islam at the point of a sword." (quote per gatesofvienna.blogspot.com)
Polish Battle of Britain Hurricane Mk I, by Jarosław Wróbel
Polish Hussars were an elite Calvary started in the 16th century. Must read more about them.
Polish hussar and Musketeer at the battle of Vienna