Question: What did the English use to defeat the French in battle?

Did France ever defeat England?

There were no British losses. Churchill is said to have noted that the French had finally fought “with all their vigour for the first time since the war broke out”.

Why did the French lose Agincourt?

The French moved too many men en mass, the result was that in the narrowness of the front the men were packed too closely together, unable to load and fire their crossbows and bows and swing their arms carrying swords and axes.

How many arrows were fired at Agincourt?

long. A trained archer could shoot 12 arrows a minute, but some sources say that the most skilled archers could fire twice this number. The arrow could wound at 250 yards, kill at 100 yards and penetrate armor at 60 yards. At the battle of Agincourt in 1415, 1,000 arrows were fired every second.

Who won the war between England and France?

Hundred Years’ War

Date 24 May 1337 – 19 October 1453 (116 years, 4 months, 3 weeks and 4 days)
Result Victory for France’s House of Valois and their allies show Full results
Territorial changes England loses all continental possessions except for the Pale of Calais.
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