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Anglesey Sound, Battle of
(June or July, 1098)

Part of the Norman invasion of Wales and Magnus Barefoot's First Irish Sea campaign. The Anglo-Norman earls Hugh of Montgomery and Hugh d'Avranches had conquered Wales earlier that year. Hugh of Montgomery was killed in this battle, and the Normans retreated back to England

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