FP of Henry VIII failed to achieve its objectives 1509-47

First French War 1512-1514 (failure)
H8 sent an army of 10,000 men to south west france under the command of maruis of dorset. This achieved nothing and was used as a diversionary tactic by Ferdinand of Aragon while he succesfully conquered Navarre. Link: failed warrior king, h&g
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Battle of Spurs 1513
H8 led a force to North eastern france by himself. Successul in winning the Battle of Spurs and also in capturing Therouanne and Tornai. Link: success in warrior king
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Treaty of London 1518 (failure)
wasnt of lasting significance and was essentially a treaty that was made to be broken
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Treaty of London 1518 (success)
England's isolation was ended very quickly as a result of the treaty. It was a universal peace collective signed by all major leaders in Europe
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Battle of Pavia 1525 (failure)
H8 tried to benefit from the emperor's crushing defeat of the french at the BoP. Henry suggested to Charles that they launch joint invasion on N Fra to achieve territorial gains.
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Henry's invasion of Scotland/ Solway Moss 1542 (success)
It achieved everything he had aimed for: a crushing victory for English forces, despite the numerical advantage of the Scots; and the establishment of a pro-English faction in the Scottish court as a result, along with a marriage arrangement for the
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H8 led a force to North eastern france by himself. Successul in winning the Battle of Spurs and also in capturing Therouanne and Tornai. Link: success in warrior king

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wasnt of lasting significance and was essentially a treaty that was made to be broken

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England's isolation was ended very quickly as a result of the treaty. It was a universal peace collective signed by all major leaders in Europe

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H8 tried to benefit from the emperor's crushing defeat of the french at the BoP. Henry suggested to Charles that they launch joint invasion on N Fra to achieve territorial gains.

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