Thomas (Percy) de Percy KG
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Thomas (Percy) de Percy KG (1343 - 1403)

Sir Thomas "1st Earl of Worcester" de Percy KG formerly Percy
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Died in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, Englandmap
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He was the uncle of Harry 'Hotspur' Percy and was captured in the Battle of Shrewsbury and publicly beheaded in Shrewsbury two days later, on 23 July 1403. His head was displayed on London Bridge.

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