No experienced French commander wanted to fight with the British in an open battle, their tactics were one of the preventive measures. Hocus Pocus I just took a DNA test turns out I’m 100% that witch shirt. After Henry V began his march, Boucicault began to follow his forces as they approached the Blanchetacque shallow slot to cross the Somme River. Meanwhile d’Abret marched quickly to the northwest from Rouen with a large number of French pre-forces to blockade all the river passages. The British advanced along the coastal route. Sir Gilbert Umberville and Sir John Cornwall led the front, the King of Gloucester and John Hlolland (later named Earl of Huntingdon.) Commanded the main army, while the Duke of York and Ba The Duke of Oxford is in charge of the rear.