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Colonel James Wardlawe’s Regiment of Dragoons

Active1642-5
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeDragoons
ColonelJames Wardlawe
CaptainGeorge Dundas
Jeremiah Abercromby
Coat Colour
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesEssex 1642-5

Later Captain George Dundas' Troop of Dragoons, then Captain Jeremiah Abercromby's Troop of Dragoons

Parliamentarian Regiment of Dragoons of the Earl of Essex’s army reduced to an independent troop

Service History

1642

  • 23rd October: Battle of Edgehill
  • 13th November: Standoff at Turnham Green

1643

  • May: Regiment disbanded apart from Dundas' troop
  • June: Battle of Chalgrove Field
  • September: First Battle of Newbury

1644

  • August: Battle of Lostwithiel
  • August: Skirmish on Caradon Down

1645

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Colonel James Wardlawe

Captain George Dundas

Captain Jeremiah Abercromby

Killed at Kidlington

Strength

See Also

Wardlawe's regiment are re-enacted by Col. James Wardlawe hys Dragoones, a regiment of the Sealed Knot.