Episode 2 – Blood of Bannockburn – War of Scottish Independence

Sabaton History Episode 2 - Blood of Bannockburn - First war of Scottish independence

Sabatons song Blood of Bannockburn is about the First War of Scottish Independence and one of it’s key figures, Robert the Bruce. He fought the English King Edward who invaded Scotland when Bruces revolutionary force forced all Scottish nobles to join his cause or lose their lands. Edward moved on Bruces army while they were besieging Stirling Castle, but his plans to overwhelm the Scottish was opposed by Bruce.

Support Sabaton History on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/sabatonhistory