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Colonel William Gould’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to 1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelWilliam Gould
Area RaisedDevon
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Parliamentarian foot in garrison at Plymouth

Service History

1643

  • October to December: Besieged at Plymouth

1644

  • January: Garrison of Plymouth

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Colonel William Gould

Officer List

  • Lieutenant Colonel Michael Searle
  • Major Nathaniel Willis (Captain 21/08/43 Major 09/12/43 - 01/05/44 Then became Major to Colonel James Carr’s Regiment of Foot)
  • Captain Henry Potter (02/10/43 - 29/06/44 then became a Captain of Dragoons. Potter took over an existing Company that had been raised in May from amongst a shipload of scotish planters from Ireland by John Vaughan who became Lt on Potter's taking over. (N.A. SP28/266/9))

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