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La Trémoille, Louis de

La Trémoille or La Trimouille, Louis de lwē də lä trāmoi´yə or trēmo͞o´yə [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).

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