Patrick Sarsfield Mortally Wounded at Landen 1693

#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. He has no known grave. His last words were reputedly:

“Oh that this was for Ireland”.


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