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parliamentarian:foot-regiments:george-payne [20/02/2013 23:25] external edit
parliamentarian:foot-regiments:george-payne [25/08/2014 22:24] (current)
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 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
 |**Colonel**|George Payne| |**Colonel**|George Payne|
-|**Area Raised**| | +|**Area Raised**|London| 
-|**Coat Colour**| |+| |Abingdon
 +|**Coat Colour**|Blue|
 |**Flag Colour**||  |**Flag Colour**||
 |**Flag Design**||  |**Flag Design**||
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 ====1644==== ====1644====
 +  *December:​Formed by amalgamating remnants of the London Trained Band Auxiliaries then in Abingdon
   *Garrison of Abingdon   *Garrison of Abingdon
 +  ​
 ====1645==== ====1645====
   *January: Defence of Abingdon   *January: Defence of Abingdon
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 =====Notes==== =====Notes====
 +The regiment were formed at the end of December 1644 by amalgamating remnants of the [[trained-band:​london:​red-auxiliaries|Red Auxiliary Regiment of Foot of the London Trained Bands]], the [[trained-band:​london:​blue-auxiliaries|Blue Auxiliary Regiment of Foot of the London Trained Bands]], and the [[trained-band:​london:​white-auxiliaries|White Auxiliary Regiment of the London Trained Bands]] that were then in Abingdon. They formed part of Major General Richard Browne'​s force, based at Abingdon. ​
 =====Coats, Flags and Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====
 +Noted as wearing blue coats in early 1645 ((//ECW Flags and Colours 1: English Foot//, Stuart Peachey & Les Prince 1990, Partizan Press ISBN:​0946525846)).  ​
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 ====George Payne==== ====George Payne====
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 +  *Around 500 men on formation
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====