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  • Robert Crawfurd (c.1464 - 1513)
  • Sir Michael Balfour, 1st of Montquhannie (b. - 1513)
    Michael Balfour, 1st of Montquhanie Parents: son of Michael Balfour, Janet Ogilvy Died: 9 September 1513 at Battle of Flodden Field, Branxton, Northumberland, England. married Marjory Dru...
  • Lachlan MacLean, 10th Chief (c.1470 - 1513)
    Lachlan Maclean (?–1513) was the tenth Clan Chief of Clan MacLean. He was killed at the Battle of Flodden on 9 September 1513. Biography[edit] "Like several of his contemporaries he is a larger-than-...
  • Hector Maclean, 9th Clan Chief (c.1455 - 1513)
    Red Hector of the Battles Maclean, or Eachann Ruadh nan Cath in Scottish Gaelic, was the 6th Chief of Clan Maclean. He was the son of Lachlan Lubanach Maclean, and he early distinguished himself by...
  • John Stewart, 2nd Earl of Atholl (aft.1475 - bef.1522)
    JOHN Stewart, son of Sir JOHN Stewart of Balveny 1st Earl of Atholl & his second wife Eleanor Sinclair (-1521). 2nd Earl of Atholl. m JANET Campbell, daughter of ARCHIBALD Campbell 2nd Earl of Argyll...

Battle of Flodden

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  • Date 9 Sept 1513
  • Location Near Branxton, Northumberland, England
  • Belligerents Kingdom of England (26,000 English) v Kingdom of Scotland (30-34,000 Scottish)
  • Causes This conflict began when James IV, King of Scots declared war on England to honour the Auld Alliance with France by diverting Henry VIII's English troops from their campaign against the French king Louis XII. Henry VIII had also opened old wounds by claiming to be the overlord of Scotland which angered the Scots and the King.
  • Result Decisive English victory

Commanders and leaders

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Casualties and losses

English - 1,500

Scottish - 5,000-17000

Notable men who died

People who Fought but were not Killed at Flodden that I found in the list:

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References, Sources and Further Reading

  • Scotland - The History of a Nation by Magnus Magnusson

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