Colonel Charles Fairfax’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelCharles Fairfax
Area RaisedYorkshire
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesFairfax 1644

Parliamentarian regiment of horse of the Northern Association

Service History

1644

  • April to July: Siege of York
  • May: Skirmish at Sunderland
  • 2nd July: Battle of Marston Moor
  • July: Siege of York

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Colonel Charles Fairfax

This Charles Fairfax was Sir Thomas Fairfax's brother. He was killed in battle at Marston Moor. He is not to be confused with Tom Fairfax's uncle Charles Fairfax who raised a regiment of foot in 1648.

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