Colonel Godfrey Bosseville’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to 1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelGodfrey Bosseville
John Bridges
Area RaisedWarwickshire
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Field ArmiesGarrison

Later Colonel John Bridges’ Regiment of Foot

Parliamentarian regiment of foot in garrison at Warwick

Service History

1643

  • January: Raised in Warwickshire
  • Garrison of Warwick

1644

  • June: Battle of Cropredy Bridge (det)
  • August to October: Siege of Banbury Castle (det)
  • October: Fail to prevent relief of Banbury

1645

  • April: Skirmish at Sherborne Field (4 coy)
  • June: Bridges replaces Bosseville as Colonel

1646

  • January to May: Siege of Banbury Castle
  • August: Disbanded

Notes

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

A list of officers is shown in Laurence Spring's Waller's Army, The Regiments of Sir William Waller's Southern Association The Pike and Shot Association 2007 ISBN 978-1-902768-34-2

Col Godfrey Bosseville

Godfrey Bosseville or Bosvile, was MP for Warwick.

Col John Bridges

Strength

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