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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_monarchs_of_the_British_Isles_by_cause_of_death

Those that died in battle either as the antagoniser or otherwise. ... killed when a cannon exploded while attacking one of the last Scottish ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/letters/6254954/Lament-for-the-last-British-king-to-be-killed-in-battle.html

Oct 3, 2009 ... SIR – While Richard III may have been the last English monarch to be slain in battle (report, September 28), he was certainly not the last British ...

www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south-scotland-23782082

Sep 9, 2013 ... Giancarlo Rinaldi looks at the history of monarchs being killed in battle on the 500th anniversary of the last such death in Britain.

mlbft.co.uk/last-king-in-battle

Who was the last king to die in battle and why did he shout for a horse? ... James IV was killed in the battle, becoming the last monarch from the British Isles to ...

history.stackexchange.com/questions/17374/when-was-the-last-time-a-reigning-monarch-personally-participated-in-battle

Dec 3, 2014 ... In terms of an actual battle commander and fighter, the last "king" in Europe .... Gustav II Adolf of Sweden was killed in a cavalry charge, in 1632. ... an advanced military organization, such as Britain in the XX century, the idea ...

www.theguardian.com/uk-news/the-northerner/2013/sep/05/scotland

Sep 4, 2013 ... ... anniversary of the Battle of Flodden, one of the bloodiest battles ever fought on English soil, and the last time a British king died in battle.

militaryhistorynow.com/2014/06/07/checkmate-kings-who-died-in-battle

Jun 7, 2014 ... King Harold of England dies at the Battle of Hastings as depicted in ... It's not clear how James, the last British king to fall in battle, was killed.

metro.co.uk/2015/03/26/richard-iii-and-13-other-kings-and-queens-who-died-a-grizzly-death-5118520

Mar 26, 2015 ... Being a king or queen in Britain used to be a dangerous business. As the ... ' Deaths in battle or at least at war have their own fascination – William the ... D95M06 Richard III (1452-85) king of England from 1483, last Yorkist ...

www.le.ac.uk/richardiii/history/whowasrichard.html

A Plantagenet primer on the last English king to die in battle. ... among his peers as one of the most famous (or infamous) Kings of England. ... Edward ruled as King Edward IV from 1461 until 1470 and again from 1471 until his death in 1483 , ...