Sir William Constable’s Northern Regiment of Foot

Active1643-1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir William Constable
Simon Needham
Area RaisedYorkshire
Coat Colour
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Field ArmiesFairfax 1643-1645

Later Colonel Simon Needham's Regiment of Foot

Parliamentarian Regiment of Foot serving as part of Lord Fairfax’s army of the Northern Association

Service History

1643

  • June: Battle of Adwalton Moor
  • September to October: Beieged at Hull?

1644

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

1645

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir William Constable

Simon Needham

Colonel from 31/01/45 to 06/12/45. Between December 1645 and July 1646 he served as Lieutenant Colonel to Colonel John Bright’s Regiment of Foot

Officer List

  • Lieutenant Colonel Simon Needham (17/08/43 - 31/01/45)
  • Lieutenant Colonel Edward Wolfe (31/03/45 - 09/05/45)
  • Lieutenant Colonel James Gray1)
  • Captain Edward Wolfe (17/09/43 - 31/03/45)
  • Captain John Clark2)
  • Captain William Bradford3)

Strength

See Also

1) , 2) , 3) N.A.SP28/253B/pt2/34v