Louis took an active part in the campaign and fought heroically at Jarnac and Moncontour.
But on the 2nd of October the fortress, which had been heroically defended, was taken by assault.
Between 1499 and 1505 they heroically withstood three sieges and repulsed three attacking armies.
The Church Missionary Society came in 1804 and has worked heroically and successfully, though the largest mission now is that of the Wesleyans, who came in 1811, settling first at Sierra Leone.
Indeed, but for the unceasing simultaneous struggle with the Teutonic knights, the burden of which was heroically borne by Kiejstut, Russian historians frankly admit that Lithuania, not Muscovy, must have become the dominant power of eastern Europe.