Battle of Tewkesbury, 1471 CE

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Unknown Artist
published on 05 February 2020

A medieval illustration of the Battle of Tewkesbury, 4 May 1471 CE. In this battle of the Wars of the Roses, Yorkist forces loyal to Edward IV of England (r. 1461-1470 CE & 1471-1483 CE) defeated a Lancastrian army. After the battle, Prince Edward, the only heir of Henry VI of England (1422-1461 CE & 1470-1471 CE) was killed. (From the 15th century CE Ghent manuscript)

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Artist, U. (2020, February 05). Battle of Tewkesbury, 1471 CE. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11845/battle-of-tewkesbury-1471-ce/

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Artist, Unknown. "Battle of Tewkesbury, 1471 CE." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 05, 2020. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11845/battle-of-tewkesbury-1471-ce/.

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