Colonel Richard Norton’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643-1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelRichard Norton
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Parliamentarian regiment of foot serving in garrison at Southampton

Service History

1643

  • Garrison of Southampton
  • December: Skirmish at Romsey (det)

1644

  • July to November: Siege of Basing House (det of 140)
  • August: Siege of Winchester (det of 100)

Notes

Not to be confused with the Portsmouth regiment that was originally raised by Sir William Lewis, taken over by William Jephson, and then passed to Richard Norton in 1645.

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

Richard Norton

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