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parliamentarian:foot-regiments:richard-thornton [27/10/2012 18:56]
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-======Colonel ​William ​Thornton’s Regiment of Foot======+======Colonel ​Richard ​Thornton’s Regiment of Foot======
  
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-|**Active**|1644|+|**Active**|1644-1647|
 |**Country**|England| |**Country**|England|
 |**Allegiance**|Parliamentarian| |**Allegiance**|Parliamentarian|
 |**Conflicts**|First Civil War| |**Conflicts**|First Civil War|
 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
-|**Colonel**|William ​Thornton|+|**Colonel**|Richard ​Thornton|
 |**Area Raised**||  |**Area Raised**||
 |**Coat Colour**| | |**Coat Colour**| |
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   *July: Siege of York   *July: Siege of York
   *November to December: Siege of Skipton Castle   *November to December: Siege of Skipton Castle
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 +====1645====
 +  *October: Battle of Sherburn in Elmet
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 +====1646====
 +
 +====1647====
 +  *December: Patrick McCourt serving in the regiment was accused of being an Irish rebel. ​
  
 =====Notes==== =====Notes====
 +
 =====Coats and Flags===== =====Coats and Flags=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
-====William ​Thornton====+====Richard ​Thornton==== 
 +====Officer Lists==== 
 +===Major Joshua Greathead=== 
 +(Capt 10/​05/​44-01/​01/​45 ​ Major 01/​01/​45-23/​01/​46)((N.A. SP28/​257/​uf))
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====