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Dr Iain MacInnes Oct 25
And here was me just posting earlier about the anniversary and the fact I'm teaching on related themes today. Made the mistake of looking at posts relating to the hashtag and...dear lord. Some English people have some very weird ideas about their own history...
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Leave.EU Oct 25
Back when "dying in a ditch" was meant literally... 🤷‍♂️
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Elinor Elliot Oct 25
Did Mark Francois invent the longbow?
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Wm Johnstone Oct 25
99% of Englishmen don't know they went on to lose the 100 years war and a chunk of France with it which they were surprise surprise squatting on illegally.
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Madison Black Oct 25
Mark Francois was there
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Martin Oldham Oct 25
Today, 25th October, is St Crispin’s Day, known for two of the most famous fights in British history: in 1415 and The Charge of the Light Brigade (Battle of Balaclava) in 1854. Both immortalised by poets:
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Angus B MacNeil SNP Oct 25
How Scotland Saved France,👇 after "12,000 Scots boarded ships bound for France. - didn’t have to wait too long: in 1421 at the Battle of Bauge they defeated the English army" Luckily a peaceful Europe today for Scotland to join.
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David Dent Oct 25
Everybody in Wales should get a National Holiday for saving English ass. 🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏹🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿😆🏹🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿😆🏹🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿😆🏹🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿
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Marc Morris Oct 25
Poor King Stephen, who died 1154, his bones now lost under a school playing field, his anniversary forever overshadowed by .
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Russ 김치 더줘 Emerson ♿ Oct 25
Some can see only "the bad." No, the key thing worth remembering about Agincourt itself isn't about the 100 Years' War, or the politics of the age, or any of that leftist buzzword nonsense. is about the MEN. Men whose valor we would not go far wrong in emulating.
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Thomas Dennis Oct 25
Today in 1415 on day the battle of was fought in muddy fields imortalised by in here played by the great Laurence Olivier.
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David Oct 25
Lots of stuff on my TL about how on this day the English won the battle of . I once studied C15 history but I must have missed that bit about all the Welsh archers getting injured in training. Some things never change.
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Stephen has to get a pile of lead home Oct 19
Great 25mm display made by , have only ever seen this in photos, was great to see it in person.
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Shippidd :: Memeral Election Oct 25
Me, a historian, seeing people using to argue/support Brexit: We're not at war lads!
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James Deegan MC Oct 25
“We few, we happy few, we band of brothers” stick it in your pipe and smoke it if this doesn’t make the hairs stand on the back of your neck.. you’re dead
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Stephen Miller Oct 25
Do the French celebrate the Battle of Castillon on 17th. July (1453) like we celebrate Agincourt?
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Medievalists.net Oct 25
Five Myths about the Battle of
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dannyBoy Nov 4
The King absolutely superb, everything right, casting the lot. 10/10 Henry V
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Historic Southampton Oct 25
Henry V was in Southampton prior to the invasion, much of his army was camped around the town. He was present at the trial of the ‘Southampton Plot’ conspirators who were executed outside the Bargate. Soon after, Henry’s army boarded ships and sailed for France, and ...
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Today In History Oct 25
25 Oct 1415: England's Henry V's , mostly of archers, defeats the vastly numerically superior in the Battle of on Crispin's Day in an important victory for the English during the Hundred Years’ War.
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