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 ====1644==== ====1644====
 +  *May: Storm of Lincoln?
   *May to July: Siege of York   *May to July: Siege of York
   *July: Battle of Marston Moor   *July: Battle of Marston Moor
   *July: Siege of York   *July: Siege of York
   *October: Second Battle of Newbury   *October: Second Battle of Newbury
 +====1645====
 +  *April: Join the New Model Army as the [[new-model-army:​foot-regiments:​artillery-guard|Artillery Guard of Firelocks]]
  
 =====Notes==== =====Notes====
 Equipped with firelock muskets, they also acted as pioneers for the Eastern Association artillery train. ​ Equipped with firelock muskets, they also acted as pioneers for the Eastern Association artillery train. ​
 =====Coats and Flags===== =====Coats and Flags=====
 +In the New Model Army the firelocks (or some of them) wore tawny coats, whether their previous clothing was also tawny is unknown.
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 +A list of the regiment’s officers is shown in Laurence Spring’s //Regiments of the Eastern Association//​((The Regiments of the Eastern Association Vol. 1, Laurence Spring, Stuart Press 1998 ISBN 1 85804 119 8))
 ====Lt Gen Thomas Hammond==== ====Lt Gen Thomas Hammond====
 +[[http://​www.oxforddnb.com/​view/​printable/​37506|Thomas Hammond]] was Lieutenant General of the Artillery in the Eastern Association,​ a post which he retained in the New Model Army. 
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 +  *Two or more companies
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====