Walter Devereux, third Baron Ferrers, first Viscount Hereford
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Walter Devereux, third Baron Ferrers, first Viscount Hereford

c.1489-1558

Nominated 1523

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Fought at the Battle of Flodden and present at the Field of the Cloth of Gold. Played a prominent role in the government of Wales from 1525. Lost his power under Mary I, under whom he was initially imprisoned.