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National Civil War Centre

Key People

Find out about some significant individuals involved in the conflict.

British Civil Wars > Key People

Click on the portraits below to find out about some of the key people involved in the British Civil Wars.


Key people fact file

Choose on one of the key people in the portrait gallery above and create a fact file about them.

You may wish to print off one of these templates and use it to create your fact file:

Game: Who am I?

Can you work out which Civil War character you are by asking the right questions to your partner.

Source-based activities

All source-based activities are in a downloadable PDF format.

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Quiz: Stormy waters

Answer the questions correctly to navigate Queen Henrietta’s ship safely through the storm.

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