Event: Death/dying, Killing/murderOswald 1.death in battle

Scholarly Info
Description Oswald 1 was killed by the same heathen people and the same heathen Mercian king as his predecessor Edwin 2.
Event Title Battle of Maserfelth (5 August 642)/
Year 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.

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