Colonel John Berrow’s Regiment of Foot

Active1642 - 1643
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelJohn Berrow
Area RaisedGloucestershire
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Parliamentarian regiment of foot recruiting in the Forest of Dean until dispersed by Lord Herbert’s forces at Coleford

Service History

1642

  • November 1st: bulk of officers commissioned 1)

1643

  • February: Skirmish at Coleford
  • March 31: Officers pay ends

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

John Berrow

Officer List

  • Colonel John Berrow (Commissioned 01/11/42)2)
  • Lieutenant Colonel Edward Winter (Commissioned 01/11/42)3)
  • Major George Davidson (01/11/42 until 16/03/434) He was a Lieutenant Colonel by Jan 1646 but in what regiment is not known)5)
  • Captain John Brayne (Commissioned 01/11/42)6)
  • Captain Foster7)
  • Captain Edward Willett (01/11/42 - 31/03/43 latter a Captain of Foot and Dragoons under Sir William Waller)8)

Strength

See Also

1) , 2) , 3) , 4) , 6) N.A. SP28/266/Part1/157
5) N.A. SP28/256/uf
7) N.A. SP28/316/205
8) N.A. SP28/266/Part1/157; SP28/266/Part1/159