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Who kills Oswald?

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sammon | eNotes Newbie

Posted June 5, 2013 at 11:23 AM via web

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Who kills Oswald?

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londonteacher | College Teacher | (Level 1) Adjunct Educator

Posted June 30, 2013 at 9:19 PM (Answer #2)

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Oswald is killed in Act 4, scene 6. Ever the loyal servant to Goneril, Oswald plans to kill Gloucester but does not realise that the man with Gloucester is Gloucester's son Edgar (he is disguised as a peasant). It is Edgar who slays Oswald, defending his father.

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