(various spellings; 15591632). Flemish field marshal; commander in chief RC field forces at outbreak of Thirty* Years' War; repeatedly victorious, but was defeated by Gustavus* II at Breitenfeld 1631 and at Rain, on the Lech (near its confluence with the Danube), where he was mortally wounded.
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