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Colonel Robert Overton’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelRobert Overton
Area RaisedYorkshire
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesFairfax 1643-4

Parliamentarian regiment of foot of the Northern Association

Service History

1643

  • September to October: Besieged at Hull?

1644

  • April: Battle of Selby
  • April to July: Siege of York
  • 2nd July: Battle of Marston Moor
  • July: Siege of York

1645

  • March: Battle of Pontefract
  • March to July: Siege of Pontefract
  • August: Garrison of Pontefract
  • July to October: Siege of Sandal Castle?

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Colonel Robert Overton

Robert Overton was later colonel of a New Model Army regiment of foot, from 1647.

Strength

See Also