Battle of Crecy

My top 10 facts of the Battle of Crecy

10. The French and English had over 25,000 men fighting

9. Edward III was crowned at the age of 14

8. The English loss less than 100 men that day

7. The first battle of the Hundred Year War

6. Edward III eldest son was known as the Black Prince because of his armor he wore

5. Used Knights that some used battle axes

4. Had calvary with lances  

3. The Black Prince earned his spur's that Battle, which were a big deal to earn then

2. Used Cross Bows, which were very easy to move around but took a very long time to reload

1. Used longbows, which were easily movable and could load faster than a cross bow

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