1693 Patrick Sarsfield fatally wounded at Battle of Landen

#OnThisDay 1693 at the Battle of Landen, Patrick Sarsfield, 1st Earl of Lucan & Jacobite hero of the Williamite War was fatally wounded. He would die several days later. His last words were supposedly “Oh that this was for Ireland”.

#Ireland #History #Belgium

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