Albert unknown of Biandrate

Country and Region of Origin
Italy
Piemonte (RE) Novara (PR)
Specific Title
Count of Biandrate
Role
Count (lay)
Gender and Marital Statusa
Male
Family
brother: Guy of Biandrate (1101 Crusader) Nephew: Otto Altasplata (1101 Crusader)



Crusades

Expedition
Crusade of 1101
Contingent Leader
Anselm of Milan
Probability of Participation
Certain
Consequences of Expedition
Died?
Actions
Albert joined the crusade with a group of Lombards, and they were soon accompanied by the archbishop of Milan. He fled in battle against the Turks during this expedition. Albert of Aachen says that he survived and settled in the Latin East. Orderic says that he was killed at Antioch.
Sources
AA, pp. 586-587, 590-593, 606-607, 630-631, 638-639, 664-665. Caffaro, p. 112. OV, vol. 5, pp. 326, 336.


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