Sir John Byron’s Troop of Horse

Active1640
CountryEngland
AllegianceEnglish
ConflictsSecond Bishops’ War
TypeHorse
CaptainSir John Byron
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

English horse in garrison at Berwick during the Second Bishops’ War of 1640

Service History

1640

  • Raised
  • Garrison of Berwick

Notes

Flags & Equipment

Described as carbines 1).

Notable Officers

Sir John Byron

Sir John Byron, later First Lord Byron.

Strength

A single troop

See Also

1) The Bishops’ Wars, Charles I’s campaigns against Scotland 1638-1640. Mark Charles Fissel, Cambridge University Press 1994. ISBN 0 521 34520 0