Colonel Thomas Birch’s Regiment of Foot

Active1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelThomas Birch
Area RaisedLancashire
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Service History

1646

  • May to July: Siege of Goodrich Castle

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Colonel Thomas Birch

Thomas Birch governed Liverpool after its recapture from the Royalists in 1644 to 1655.

Officer List

The two officers bellow signed a certificate for Thomas Still who lost an arm and suffered 28 “grievous wounds at Gotheridge Castle” 1)

  • Lieutenant Colonel Blackmore
  • Captain William Browne

Strength

See Also

1) HMC Various Collections vol 1 p117