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We are all sons of Ragnar Lothbrok.

–Jarl Olavsonn

Jarl Olavsonn was Ivar's commander in York. He is married to Gunnhild.


King Harald offered Jarl Olavsonn a chance to raid Wessex and then to overthrow Ivar in Kattegat. Olavsonn agrees to his terms.

Upon arriving in Wessex, the Viking Army is severely defeated at the Battle of Marton, in which Olavsonn is killed by two arrows. 


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