Maurice, martyr

Introduction

Maurice is a soldier saint, martyred in c 287, with an 'incredible' number of others from the Theban legion, at Agaunum, now Saint-Maurice-en-Valais (ODS, 359-60).

Gender

Male

Associated places

Agaunum (Saint-Maurice-en-Valais, canton of Valais, Switzerland)

Related Saints

Belongs to the group Maurice (ns) (certain)

Related Personal Names

Name

Maurice (certain)

Feast days

Day of Year

Sept 22