1425-1434-Loire Campaign, Joan of Arc

1428 Parliament Passes a Bill to Prevent Catherine of Valois Marrying

In 1428 Parliament Passes a Bill to Prevent Catherine of Valois Marrying without the consent of the King. The Bill appears to be in response to rumours that Catherine of Valois Queen Consort England 1401-1437 (26) and Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset 1406-1455 (22) were having an affair, and were planning to marry.

12 Oct 1428 Siege of Orleans (Orleans, France)

On 12 Oct 1428 the Siege of Orleans commenced at Orleans, France. During the course of the siege Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428 (40) and Jean Poton Xaintrailles 1390-1461 (38) were wounded. William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450 (31) commanded the English forces during some of the siege.

12 Feb 1429 Battle of the Herrings (Rouvray)

On 12 Feb 1429 John Fastolf 1380-1459 (49) was at Rouvray leading a supply train of some 300 carts of crossbows, cannons, etc and also barrels of herrings to Orleans. A force of 400 strong Scottish cavalry led by Charles Bourbon I Duke Bourbon 1401-1456 (28) and John Stewart 1st Count Évreux 1380-1429 (49) attacked the supply train and were destroyed by English archers protected by supply wagons. John Stewart 1st Count Évreux 1380-1429 (49) was killed

08 Mar 1429 Joan of Arc meet Charles VII at Chinon (Chinon Castle, Chinon)

On 08 Mar 1429 Joan Arc 1412-1431 (17) met with Charles "Victorious" VII King France 1403-1461 (26) at Chinon Castle, Chinon

08 May 1429 Relief of Orleans (Orleans, France)

In 1429 William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450 (32) commanded at Orleans, France during the Relief of Orleans

On 08 May 1429 Joan Arc 1412-1431 (17)

11 May 1429 Joan of Arc meet Charles VII at Loches (Royal Lodge, Loches)

On 11 May 1429 following her success at Orleans Joan Arc 1412-1431 (17) met Charles "Victorious" VII King France 1403-1461 (26) at the Royal Lodge, Loches where she persuaded him to be crowned at Reims Cathedral, Reims

11 Jun 1429 Battle of Jargeau (Jargeau, Loiret)

On 11 Jun 1429 Joan Arc 1412-1431 (17) and Jean Poton Xaintrailles 1390-1461 (39) fought at Jargeau, Loiret during the Battle of Jargeau. Alexander Pole -1429 was killed. William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450 (32) surrendered.

15 Jun 1429 Battle of Meung-sur-Loire (Meung-sur-Loire, Loiret)

On 15 Jun 1429 Joan Arc 1412-1431 (17) and Jean Poton Xaintrailles 1390-1461 (39) fought at Meung-sur-Loire, Loiret during the Battle of Meung-sur-Loire capturing the bridge over the Loire.

17 Jun 1429 Battle of Beaugency (Loiret, Loiret)

On 17 Jun 1429 Joan Arc 1412-1431 (17) and Jean Poton Xaintrailles 1390-1461 (39) fought at Loiret, Loiret during the Battle of Beaugency.

18 Jun 1429 Battle of Patay

In 1429 Bernard Armagnac -1462 fought at Battle of Patay

On 18 Jun 1429 the Battle of Patay was the final engagement of the Loire Campaign of the Hundred Years War. The French forces commanded by Joan Arc 1412-1431 (17), Étienne Vignolles -1443 and Jean Poton Xaintrailles 1390-1461 (39) defeated an English force of 5000. The English lost around 2000 men with Thomas Scales 7th Baron Scales 1397-1460 (32), Thomas Rempston 1391-1458 (37), and John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford 1383-1453 (46) being captured. John Fastolf 1380-1459 (49) fought.

17 Jul 1429 Coronation of Charles VII (Reims Cathedral, Reims)

On 08 Mar 1429 Charles "Victorious" VII King France 1403-1461 (26) was crowned at Reims Cathedral, Reims with Joan Arc 1412-1431 (17)

06 Nov 1429 English Coronation of Henry VI (Westminster Abbey, Westminster)

On 06 Nov 1429 Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (7) was crowned VI King England: Plantagenet Lancaster by Cardinal Henry Beaufort 1375-1447 (54) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Henry Beauchamp 1st Duke Warwick 1425-1446 (4) carried the child King. John Mowbray 3rd Duke Norfolk 1415-1461 (14) attended. John Beaumont 1st Viscount Beaumont 1409-1460 (20)