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 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
 |**Colonel**|Lord Grey of Wark| |**Colonel**|Lord Grey of Wark|
-|**Area Raised**||+|**Area Raised**|Norfolk?|
 |**Coat Colour**|| |**Coat Colour**||
 |**Flag Colour**||  |**Flag Colour**||
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 ====1643==== ====1643====
 +  *April: Muster at Cambridge
   *April: Siege of Reading   *April: Siege of Reading
-  *July: Grey of Wark imprisoned+  ​*May: Wark mentions that he had suppressed potential mutiny in his own regiment 
 +  *May to June: Serving with Essex'​s army 
 +  ​*July: Grey arrested 
 +  *September c.29th: Regiment "​dissolved"​
  
 =====Notes===== =====Notes=====
-Likely disbanded after their Colonel'​s arrest. ​ + 
-===== Coats and Flags=====+===== CoatsFlags & Equipment=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 ====William Grey, 1st Lord Grey of Wark==== ====William Grey, 1st Lord Grey of Wark====
-Appointed ​Major General of the Eastern Association on 20th December 1642, in April 1643 he led a brigade to support Essex at the siege of Reading, which remained with Essex'​s army until the July. In July he refused to be sent as an envoy to the Scots, so was dismissed and imprisoned by Parliament. ​+[[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​William_Grey,​_1st_Baron_Grey_of_Werke|Lord Grey]] was appointed ​Major General of the Eastern Association on 20th December 1642, in April 1643 he led a brigade to support Essex at the siege of Reading, which remained with Essex'​s army until the July. In July he refused to be sent as an envoy to the Scots, so was dismissed and imprisoned by Parliament. ​ 
 + 
 +====Officer List==== 
 +  *Major Simon Grey  (29/05/43 - 29/​09/​43)((N.A. SP28/​267/​Pt2/​164)) 
 +  *Captain Robert Cobbett 
 +  *Captain Moyses Smith (20/02/43 - 29/09/43)
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 =====See Also====== =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====