Edward Bruce took part in the Ayreshire Campaign in 1307, and in 1308 subdued Galloway. In 1313 he attacked Dundee and besieged Sterling Castle. In 1314 he com-manded the right wing at Bannockburn. In 1315 he took Carrickfergus and was crowned King of Ireland. He marched to-wards Limerick but retreated to Carrickfergus in 1317. He was killed in battle in Dundalk.