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 +====== Sir Thomas Norcliffe’s Troop of Dragoons======
 +
 +<WRAP right>
 +
 +|**Active**|1642 - 1643|
 +|**Country**|England|
 +|**Allegiance**|Parliamentarian|
 +|**Conflicts**|First Civil War|
 +|**Type**|Dragoons|
 +|**Colonel**|Sir Thomas Norcliffe|
 +|**Area Raised**|Yorkshire|
 +|**Coat Colour**| |
 +|**Flag Colour**||
 +|**Flag Design**| |
 +|**Field Armies**|Fairfax 1642 - 1643|
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +//​Parliamentarian Troop of dragoons in Yorkshire//
 +
 +===== Service History =====
 +
 +====1642====
 +  *December: Troop raised
 +
 +====1643====
 +  *January: Storm of Leeds
 +  *September: Troop disbanded or converted to Horse
 +
 +=====Notes=====
 +Norcliffe commanded a Company of Dragoons from the 12th December 1642 till the 18th September 1643. Following this he led a troop of horse, so the dragoons may have been upgraded. Both the dragoons and horse may have been part of [[parliamentarian:​horse-regiments:​sir-thomas-fairfax|Sir Thomas Fairfax’s Regiment of Horse]]. On the 22nd May 1644 he was commissioned Colonel of his own [[parliamentarian:​horse-regiments:​sir-thomas-norcliffe|Regiment of Horse]].((N.A. SP28/​41/​125-6.))
 +=====Coats and Flags=====
 +=====Notable Officers=====
 +
 +====Sir Thomas Norcliffe====
 +Of Langton Yorkshire
 +=====Strength=====
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====