Colonel Edward Leigh’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelEdward Leigh
Area RaisedStaffordshire
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Field ArmiesDenbigh 1644

Parliamentarian foot serving in Staffordshire

Service History

1643

1644

  • May: Siege of Rushall Hall
  • June: Siege of Dudley Castle
  • June: Battle of Tipton Green

1645

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Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Edward Leigh

Edward Leigh of Rushall Hall was a writer on subjects as diverse as Roman emperors and legal philology.

Officer List

  • Major William Abernethy (04/12/43 - 05/04/45)

Strength

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