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Hundred Years' War

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English Longbowmen Massacre French Knights At Crecy

Today on August 26, 1346, thousands of French knights were massacred by English longbowmen at the Battle of Crecy. The Battle of Crecy was England's...
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The French Garrison Finally Surrenders Calais After 13 Months

Today on August 3, 1347, the battered down French garrison finally surrenders after a long thirteen-month Siege of Calais. The Siege of Calais marked the...
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The Black Prince Decisively Wins The Battle of Poitiers

Today on September 19, 1356, The Black Prince delivers a stunning English victory at the Battle of Poitiers. The Battle of Poitiers was the second...

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