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Colonel Edmund Ludlow’s Regiment of Horse

Active1643 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainEdmund Ludlow
Area RaisedWiltshire
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies

Parliamentarian regiment of horse of the Southern Association

Service History

1644

  • June: Commissioned to be raised in Wiltshire
  • July: Skirmish at Warminster
  • September: Taking of Sturton House and Witham House
  • September Storm of Beachley?
  • October: Second Battle of Newbury
  • October to November: Siege of Basing House
  • November: Fail to prevent relief of Basing House
  • December: Taking of Salisbury (det)
  • December: Relief of Taunton

1645

  • January: Stormed at Salisbury
  • January to March: Garrison of Southampton
  • March: Garrison Odiham and Blackwater
  • April: Garrison Godalming
  • April: Disbanded

Notes

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

Col Edmund Ludlow

Officer List

  • Captain William Breathers (also Captain of foot under Colonel Thomas Stephens)

Strength

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