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 **Later Lord Grey of Groby’s Regiment of Dragoons** **Later Lord Grey of Groby’s Regiment of Dragoons**
  
-//​Parliamentarian dragoons //+//​Parliamentarian dragoons ​serving in Nottingham garrison//
   
 ===== Service History ===== ===== Service History =====
  
 ====1643==== ====1643====
 +  *Raised by Sir John Norwich
 +  *November: The regiment given to Lord Grey of Groby to garrison Nottingham
   *December: Skirmish at Nottingham?   *December: Skirmish at Nottingham?
  
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 =====Notes===== =====Notes=====
 +The regiment included a drummer in each troop and Capt Farmer'​s troop was made up of seamen. ​
 =====Flags===== =====Flags=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
-====Sir John Norwich====+A list of the regiment’s officers is shown in Laurence Spring’s //Regiments of the Eastern Association//​((The Regiments of the Eastern Association Vol. 2, Laurence Spring, Stuart Press 1998 ISBN 1 85804 119 8)) 
 + 
 +====Sir John Norwich ==== 
 +From April 1645 to April 1647 [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Sir_John_Norwich,​_1st_Baronet|Sir John Norwich]] was governor of Rockingham Castle with a company of foot and a troop of horse. ​
 ====Lord Grey of Groby==== ====Lord Grey of Groby====
 [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​thomas-lord-grey-of-groby|Thomas,​ Lord Grey of Groby]] [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​thomas-lord-grey-of-groby|Thomas,​ Lord Grey of Groby]]
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 +  *November 1643: 265 officers and men
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====