Name: John de Thornbury alias Wenlock
Prefix: Sir 1
Change Date: 12 JUL 2008
This was the case of John Thornbury (aka John Wenlock), who had fought in France in the retinue of John of Gaunt and came to Italy in 1371 to work for the pope. Wihtout prior experience, the pope made him a captain of his army, granted him a generous salary and set him against John Hawkwood....
(John Hawkwood: An English Mercenary in Fourteenth-century Italy - Google Books Result
by William Caferro - 2006 - History - 459 pages)
- Joan Thornbury
- Type: Book
Periodical: Staffordshire Historical Collections
Page: not ?alias Wenlock?