Event: Death/dying, Killing/murderOswald 1.death in battle
||Oswald 1 was killed by the same heathen people and the same heathen Mercian king as his predecessor Edwin 2.
||Battle of Maserfelth (5 August 642)/
Primary Source Info
|Date from Source
||on 5 August, in the 38th year of Oswald 1's age
*The place is usually identified as Oswestry. See @Colgrave & Mynors, p. 242, n. 1.
Persons associated with this Event:
(King of the Northumbrians, 634-642)
(King of the Mercians, 626/632-655)
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