The Quiz: It’s Yorkshire Day on 1 August – what happened on that date?
A The 1644 Battle of Marston Moor
B The 1759 Battle of Minden
C The 1066 Battle of Stamford Bridge
The Battle of Minden took place during the Seven Years’ War and saw German and British troops led by the King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry defeat French forces.
The correct answer to this quiz is The 1759 Battle of Minden.