Colonel John Fitzjames’ Regiment of Horse

Active1644 to 1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainJohn Fitzjames
Area RaisedDorset
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies

Parliamentarian regiment of horse of the Southern Association from Dorset

Service History

1644

  • May: Commissioned to be raised in Dorset
  • June to August: Siege of Wareham
  • October: Second Battle of Newbury
  • December: Relief of Taunton

1645

  • March: Skirmish at Crewkerne?
  • March: Skirmish at Pitmaster
  • May: Relief of Taunton
  • May to July: Besieged in Taunton
  • July: Battle of Ilminster
  • October to February 1646: Siege of Corfe Castle?

Notes

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

Col John Fitzjames

Officer List

In addition to the officers shown in Laurence Spring's Waller's Army The Regiments of Sir William Waller's Southern Association The Pike and Shot Association 2007 ISBN 978-1-902768-34-2

Strength

See Also

1) N.A. SP28/266/Part3/46