Colonel James Hopton’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644 to 1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelJames Hopton
Area RaisedHerefordshire?
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Parliamentarian regiment of horse serving in Herefordshire

Service History

1644

1645

1646

Notes

According to Hicks' account the regiment broke up “for want of pay” in October 1645.1)

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Notable Officers

Col James Hopton

Hopton had previously commanded a troop in Sir Arthur Hesilrigge’s Regiment of Horse. From March 1646 onwards he was sick and did not serve in the field.

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See Also

1) , 3) N.A. SP28/37/176
2) , 4) N.A. SP28/33/405