Angles and Saxons visit King Finn of Frisia, it ends in a disaster.
- A delegation of Angles and Saxons visit King Finn of Frisia, at Finnsburgh. Finn, jealous of their lands. ambushes them and kills the Angle king Hnaef and several Saxon lords, devastating the leadership of those people.
- Hengest, a Jutish warrior from Hnaef’s heorthwerod, submits to Finn on behalf of the surviving chiefs, and joins Finn’s household – seemingly.
Events that took place during 444 A.D.
During the year of 444 these adventures, battles or other events took place in the lives of the knights in the story.