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Lieutenant General Philibert Emanuel Du Bois’ Company of Firelocks

Active1642-
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelPhilibert Emanuel Du Bois
Area Raised
Coat Colour
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Field ArmiesEssex 1642-

Parliamentarian company of Firelocks serving as artillery guard of the Earl of Essex’s army

Service History

1642

  • October: Battle of Edgehill

1643

  • April: Siege of Reading
  • September: First Battle of Newbury

1644

  • April: Battle of Lostwithiel
  • October: Second Battle of Newbury

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Notable Officers

Philibert Emanuel Du Bois

Du Bois, also spelt De Boys or Du Boyes etc. was Lieutenant General of the Earl of Essex’s Artillery. He also commanded a company of firelocks that served as the Artillery Guard.

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