Today in Military History: 3rd June
1083 - Henry IV of Germany storms Rome, capturing St Peter's Cathedral
1397 - William Montacute, 2nd Earl of Salisbury, an English military commander during King Edward III's French campaigns in the Hundred Years War, died on this day. (b. 1328)
1665 - The Duke of York defeats a Dutch fleet off the coast of Lowestoft, England
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