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From: "Arthur French" <>
Subject: Re: [DEV] Medieval soldier database
Date: Sun, 1 Jun 2008 15:21:30 +0100
18 February - Hundred Years' War: English capture Falaise.
30 July - Hundred Years' War: English Siege of Rouen begins.
22 August - Hundred Years' War: English capture Cherbourg.
It could be any or all of those!
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Sent: Sunday, June 01, 2008 1:11 PM
Subject: [DEV] Medieval soldier database
> A pilot version of an interesting new database is now up and
> I presume names are still being added so it would be worthwhile
> back on a regular basis. (I couldn't find any names of interest
when I last
> checked about a year ago.)
> I have found one of my ancestors, John CRUWYS, listed on this
> served as a man at arms under Hugh Courtenay, the Earl of Devon, in
> expedition in 1418. I will need to see the original document at Kew
but I just
> wondered if anyone had any idea what this expedition might have
been about. I
> presume it was part of the continuing war against France. The
> Agincourt took place in 1415 and Henry V then went on to take
Normandy and Rouen.
> Debbie Kennett
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