Colonel Valentine Walton’s Regiment of Foot

Active1644 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelValentine Walton
James Hobart
Area RaisedSuffolk
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Later Colonel James Hobart's Regiment of Foot

Parliamentarian regiment of foot of the Eastern Association in garrison in King’s Lynn

Service History

1643

  • October: Walton becomes governor of King's Lynn

1644

  • Garrison of King’s Lynn
  • May: Siege of Lincoln

1645

  • Garrison of King's Lynn
  • April: Walton hands over command to Hobart at the Self-Denying Ordinance

1646

  • Garrison of King's Lynn

Notes

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

Valentine Walton

James Hobart

Previously Major, then Lt Col of the regiment.

Strength

See Also

The regiment is re-enacted by Colonel Valentine Walton's Regiment of the English Civil War Society, also at this link.