Henry VIII declares war on France (33 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Henry VIII sends an ultimatum to France that serves as a declaration of war. He sends an army, under the leadership of Sir John Wallop, to join with the imperial army in Flanders.

Citation:
Editors. "Henry VIII declares war on France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14682, accessed 11 December 2016.]