Battle of Azincourt
The Battle of Agincourt was an English victory against a larger French army in the Hundred Years’ War. The battle occurred on Friday 25 October 1415 (Saint Crispin’s Day), in northern France. Henry V’s victory started a new period in the war, in which he came very close to capturing the throne of France for himself and his heirs.
KeywordsEngland, France, horse, arrows, fight, battle, warrior, pikemen, 100 years war, combat, fray, dispute
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Rev. C. Arthur Lane Illustrated Notes on English Church History (London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1901)