1415-1424 Henry V and Agincourt
On 31 Jul 1415, when Henry V King England was in Portchester Castle preparing to invade France, Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March, 7th Earl Ulster revealed the Southampton Plot to him. Henry Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Masham, Thomas Grey, and Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge were intending to replace Henry V King England with Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March, 7th Earl Ulster as King of England based on Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March, 7th Earl Ulster having a better claim to the throne being descended from Edward III's second son Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence whereas Henry V King England was descended from the third son John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster.
Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford, Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury and Thomas Camoys 1st Baron Camoys sat in judgement.
On 02 Aug 1415 Thomas Grey was beheaded at North Gate for his role in the Southampton Plot.
On 05 Aug 1415 Henry Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Masham and Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge were beheaded at the North Gate aka Bargate for their roles in the Southampton Plot.
Siege of Harfleur
In Sep 1415 Henry V King England commenced his invasion of France by undertaking the Siege of Harfleur to provide himself with a port from which to supply future operations. John Mowbray 2nd Duke Norfolk, John Fastolf and Thomas Chaucer fought. William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk was wounded. Benedict Nichols Bishop St David's was present.
On 17 Sep 1415 Nicholas IV Longford died. Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk died of dysentery.
Battle of Agincourt
On 25 Oct 1415 Henry V King England defeated the French army at the Battle of Agincourt. Henry V King England commanded the Main Battle. Thomas Camoys 1st Baron Camoys commanded the Rearguard.
Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford commanded. Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester was wounded, and was protected by his brother Henry V King England. Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York, commander of the Vanguard, was killed; the most senior English casualty. John Fortescue, Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk, Dafydd Gam Brecon and Edward Burnell, were killed.
The English included: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick, William Botreaux 3rd Baron Botreaux, William Bourchier 1st Count Eu, John Cornwall 1st Baron Fanhope, 1st Baron Milbroke, Edward Courtenay, Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell, Thomas Dutton, Edmund Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Chartley, Roger Fiennes, Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh, John Grey, John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville, William Harrington as the King's Standard Bearer, Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford, Piers Legh (wounded), Alfred Longford, Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury, Thomas Morley 6th Baron Marshal, 5th Baron Morley, John Rodney, Richard Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Bolton, Robert Strelley, James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley, Robert Umfraville, Thomas West 2nd Baron West, Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby. Thomas Erpingham commanded the archers. Thomas Rempston was present. Thomas Strickland carried the Banner of St George.
The Welsh included: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert, Walter Sais, Roger Vaughan and his son Roger Vaughan. Owen Tudor is believed to have been present as a squire.
The French army suffered significant casualties. Charles Albret, Robert Bar Count Soissons, Count Marle, Edward Bar III Duke Bar, Anthony Valois-Burgundy Duke Brabant, Philip Valois-Burgundy II Count Nevers, John Valois-Alençon I Duke Alençon, John Bar, Jacques Chatillon, Frederick Metz I Count Vaudémont, David Rambures and his three sons: Jean Rambures, Hugues Rambures and Philippe Rambures, Waleran Luxembourg were killed. Charles Valois Duke Orléans, John Bourbon I Duke Bourbon and Charles Artois Count Eu were captured.
Siege of Rouen
On 29 Jul 1418 the English forces commenced the Siege of Rouen with the city being taken on 19 Jan 1419. Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby fought. John Blount died. William Harrington, the King's Standard Bearer, was wounded. Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford fought. Henry Beaufort 2nd Earl Somerset and Walter Devereux were killed. .
Murder of John the Fearless
On 10 Sep 1419 Charles "Victorious" VII King France and John "Fearless" Valois-Burgundy Duke Burgundy met on the bridge at Montereau to progress their peace negotiations. During the course of the discussions John "Fearless" Valois-Burgundy Duke Burgundy was assassinated. .
Treaty of Troyes
On 21 May 1420 #the Treaty of Troyes was signed at Troyes. Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter and Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell negotiated the terms which included the marriage of Henry V King England 1386-1422[Henry V} and Catherine of Valois, daughter of Charles V, and the acknowledgement of Henry V King England as Charles V's heir disinheriting the Dauphin.
Marriage of Henry V and Catherine of Valois
On 02 Jun 1420 Henry V and Catherine of Valois were married at Troyes Cathedral.
After 10 Aug 1420 Thomas Fitzgerald 5th Earl Desmond was buried in Paris. Funeral of Thomas Fitzgerald. Henry V and Charles V were present.
Funeral of Thomas Fitzgerald
Coronation of Catherine of Valois
On 23 Feb 1421 Catherine of Valois was crowned Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey. Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby was appointed as Chief Butler of England. James I attended, and was honoured by sitting immediately on the queen's left at the coronation banquet. .
Battle of Baugé
On 23 Mar 1421 the Dauphin's and Scottish army heavily defeated the English army at the Battle of Baugé. On the French side Étienne Vignolles fought. On the Scottish side John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan and John Stewart of Darnley 1st Count Évreux fought. William Douglas was killed.
On the English side John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset, Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter, Thomas Beaufort Count Perche and John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter were captured.
Thomas Lancaster 1st Duke Clarence, John Lumley, John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville, Walter Fitzwalter 7th Baron Fitzwalter, John Ros 7th Baron Ros Helmsley and his son William Ros, and Gilbert V Umfraville were killed.
Siege of Meaux
In Dec 1421 Henry V King England commenced the Siege of Meaux. John Cornwall 1st Baron Fanhope, 1st Baron Milbroke fought. John Cornwall was killed; his head being blown off by a cannon ball witnessed by his father. Meaux was eventually captured on 11 May 1422.
Death of Henry V
On 31 Aug 1422 Henry V King England died at Château de Vincennes, Vincennes possibly from dysentry, possibly from heatstroke. John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley brought the body of Henry V King England back to England. His only child Henry succeeded as VI King England: Plantagenet Lancaster. .
Death of Charles VI
On 21 Oct 1422 Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France died at Hôtel Saint-Pol. There two successors to the French throne:
King Henry VI succeeded as II King France: Lancaster.
Charles "Victorious" VII King France succeeded as VII King France: Capet Valois. Marie Valois-Anjou Queen Consort France by marriage Queen Consort France.
Funeral of Henry V
On 07 Nov 1422 Henry V King England was buried at Westminster Abbey. John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley attended as Chief Mourner and Standard Bearer .
Battle of Cravant
On 31 Jul 1423 the English and Burgundian army defeated the French and Scottish armies at the Battle of Cravant at Cravant, Yonne. On the English side Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury commanded. Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby was second in command.
The French and Scottish army were commanded by John Stewart of Darnley 1st Count Évreux. Louis Bourbon 1st Count Vendôme, 1st Count Castres was second in command. Both were captured; Darnley lost an eye.
Coronation of James I of Scotland
On 21 May 1424 James I King Scotland was crowned I King Scotland: Stewart at Scone Abbey, Scone. Alexander Lindsay 2nd Earl Crawford was knighted. .
Battle of Verneil
On 17 Aug 1424 the English forces inflicted a significant defeat on the French and Scottish army at the Battle of Verneil; a second Agincourt. For the English Edmund Hungerford, Ralph Longford, John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford fought. On the French and Scottish side Pierre Valois-Alençon, Archibald Douglas 1st Duke Touraine, William Seton, Alexander Home of Home and Dunglas and John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan were killed. Jean Poton Xaintrailles fought.