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Old February 18th, 2013, 12:31 PM   #11

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and Richard laid siege to the castle of Chalus-Chabrol to suppress it
although is just a castle siege -- his troops won

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To everyone's surprise it was a boy. This boy claimed that Richard had killed the boy's father and two brothers, and that he had killed Richard in revenge
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According to one chronicler, Richard's last act of chivalry proved fruitless; in an orgy of medieval brutality, the infamous mercenary captain Mercadier had the crossbowman flayed alive and hanged as soon as Richard died.
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Old February 18th, 2013, 12:35 PM   #12

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The Battle of Alcácer Quibir - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia , where the winning Moroccan Sultan died.
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Old February 18th, 2013, 02:05 PM   #13

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The French army won at Ravenna(1511) against the Holy League (Spain and the Papal States), unfortunately the French commander, the Duke of Nemours died in a rather stupid way with the clash already deciced in his favor.
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Old February 18th, 2013, 02:23 PM   #14

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Battle of Nikolajewka:Martinat died during the charge against Russian lines.
Maybe Stonewall at Chancellorsville?
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Old February 18th, 2013, 03:30 PM   #15

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Battle of Lutzen, 1632 Swedish King Gustavus Adolphus died while leading cavalry charge. One of the Thirty Years Wars general on Catholic side, Pappenheim got killed too.
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Old February 18th, 2013, 05:07 PM   #16

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The first Ottoman battle of Kosovo is one example of this.
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The battle of Khotyn or Chocim 1621. Ottomans backed by Crimean Khanate, Wallahia and Moldavia with the army about 150.000 soldiers (including war elephants) invaded Polish - Lithuanian Commonwealth in the attempt to conquer it or at least to take over the whole Ukraine. The Ottoman army was stopped by Polish - Lithuanian Commonwealth army aided by Cossacks, under command of Jan Karol Chodkiewicz, Grand Hetman of Lithuania. During the siege several battles were fought and Ottoman armies were being defeated in the field and their attacks were repulsed as well. Old Chodkiewicz died few days before the end of exhaustion and illness in the camp.

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Jan Karol Chodkiewicz was one of the greatest commanders in PLC history who also fought successfully against Swedes achieving great victory at Kircholm in 1605.

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Old February 18th, 2013, 06:08 PM   #18

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battle of pelennor fields.....wait a second

i blame salah's avatar
Gandalf didn't die though.
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Aulus Hirtius who defeated Mark Anthony at Mutina.
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