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Louis de La Trémoille

La Trémoille or La Trimouille, Louis de (lwē də lä trāmoiˈyə or trēmōˈyə) [key], 1460–1525, French general; grandson of Georges de La Trémoille. He commanded the army that attempted to secure Brittany for the French crown after the death (1488) of Duke Francis II. He distinguished himself in the Italian Wars, notably at Fornovo (1495), Marignano (1515), and Pavia (1525).

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

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