Biography of Arias Pérez (?-1234)

Military and master of the order of Alcántara, fifth who ruled the order of his title. He/She retook to Trujillo of the power of the Moors in 1228 and attended the battle of Cáceres with King Alfonso IX against the Saracen king of Murcia, conquering Medellin. He/She died in 1234. Under this title and such large number of illustrious men during wars maintained against the Arabs of Spain, whose attack was instituted its order have distinguished themselves.