Colonel General Sydenham Poyntz’s Regiment of Horse

Active1645 to
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainSydenham Poyntz
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesPoyntz 1645-6

Cavalry Regiment of the General of the Northern Association in the late stages of the First Civil War

Service History

1645

  • September: Battle of Rowton Heath

Notes

May well have been Lord Fairfax’s Lifeguard of Horse, passed on to Poyntz after the Self-Denying Ordinance.

Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Sydenham Poyntz

Officer List

  • Colonel Sydenham Poyntz
    • Captain lieutenant Jacobs (noted with his troop as late of Poyntz's regiment in December 1647)1)
  • Captain Bayer2)

Strength

See Also

1) N.A. SP28/303/508
2) N.A. E121/5/7