Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk (died 1545), Soldier and statesman
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Soldier and statesman, who three times led invasions of France (1513, 1523 and 1544). Although he had a wife living, he secretly married Henry VIII's sister Mary, widow of Louis XII, in Paris (1515). He supported Henry's efforts to obtain a divorce from Catherine of Aragon, and was steward of his household.
by Joseph Sympson (Simpson)
by Edward Scriven, published by Lackington, Allen & Co, and published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown, after Robert William Satchwell, after Unknown artist
Armed Forces and Intelligence Services
Politics, Government and Diplomacy