Gillingham, John (1988). "War and Chivalry in the History of William the Marshal" in Thirteenth Century England II ed. P.R. Coss and S.D. Lloyd. Woodbridge, 1–13. Meyer, Paul (1891–1901). L'Histoire de Guillaume le Maréchal, with partial translation of the original sources into Modern French. Edition, History of William Marshal, (3 vols
William Marshal, 2nd Earl of Pembroke (French: Guillaume le Maréchal) (1190 – 6 April 1231) was a medieval English nobleman and was one of Magna Carta sureties. He fought during the First Barons' War and was present at the Battle of Lincoln (1217) alongside his father William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke , who led the English troops in that battle.
26/04/2022 · William became known as 'the Marshal', although by his time much of the function was actually delegated to more specialized representatives (as happened with other functions in the King's household). Because he was an Earl, and also known as the Marshal, the term "Earl Marshal" was commonly used and this later became an established hereditary title in the English Peerage."
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Since the Marshal was not a stranger to the people of his District, the exercise of federal power at the local level was made slightly more palatable to the American people. Brief biographies of the first generation of U.S. Marshals, giving some detail of their lives, follow in their generally accepted order of appointment, though 13 were commissioned on September 26, 1789
Calgary Stampede: List of the Calgary Stampede's Parade Marshalls. Names include Walt Disney, Bing Crosby, Pierre Trudeau, Rita McNeil, and Sam Elliot.
The famed foreign correspondent and historian William L. Shirer, who had watched and reported on the Nazis since 1925, spent five and a half years sifting through this massive documentation. The result is a monumental study that has been widely acclaimed as the definitive record of one of the most frightening chapters in the history of mankind.