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Lt. Gen. Thomas Hammond’s Regiment of Firelocks

Active1644 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelThomas Hammond
Area Raised
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesManchester 1644-5

Parliamentarian firelock-armed artillery guard of the Eastern Association

Service History

1644

  • May to July: Siege of York
  • July: Battle of Marston Moor
  • July: Siege of York
  • October: Second Battle of Newbury

Notes

Equipped with firelock muskets, they also acted as pioneers for the Eastern Association artillery train.

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

Lt Gen Thomas Hammond

Strength

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