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Colonel Francis Russell’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelFrancis Russell
Area RaisedEast Anglia
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesManchester 1643-4

Parliamentarian regiment of foot of the Eastern Association

Service History

1643

  • August to September: Siege of King’s Lynn
  • October: Siege of Lincoln

1644

  • February to March: Siege of Newark?
  • May: Siege of Lincoln
  • May to July: Siege of York
  • 2nd July: Battle of Marston Moor - 9 companies
  • July: Siege of York
  • August: Siege of Welbeck Abbey
  • August: Siege of Staveley House
  • August: Siege of Bolsover Castle
  • August: Siege of South Wingfield
  • October: Second Battle of Newbury

1645

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Colonel Francis Russell

Strength

See Also