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 A history of the regiment is given in //The Regimental History of Cromwell'​s Army// by Sir Charles Firth and Godfrey Davies, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940. A history of the regiment is given in //The Regimental History of Cromwell'​s Army// by Sir Charles Firth and Godfrey Davies, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940.
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 +There is a history by Bob Giglio at [[https://​web.archive.org/​web/​20170609182948/​http://​ecwsa.org/​|the old ECWSA website via the Wayback Machine]]
  
 Rainsborough’s regiment was formed from Ayloffe’s and Russell’s Regiments of Foot of Manchester’s Eastern Association,​ possibly supplemented by some of Crawford’s Regiment. They fought at Naseby, on Fairfax’s Western campaign in 1645, then at the sieges of Woodstock, Oxford and Worcester. ​   Rainsborough’s regiment was formed from Ayloffe’s and Russell’s Regiments of Foot of Manchester’s Eastern Association,​ possibly supplemented by some of Crawford’s Regiment. They fought at Naseby, on Fairfax’s Western campaign in 1645, then at the sieges of Woodstock, Oxford and Worcester. ​