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Colonel Samuel Jones’ Troop of Horse

Active1643 to 1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainSamuel Jones
John Fielder
Area RaisedSurrey
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies

Later Colonel John Fielder’s Troop of Horse

Parliamentarian troop of horse of the Southern Association in garrison at Farnham Castle

Service History

1643

  • Raised in Surrey
  • Garrison of Farnham Castle

1644

  • July to November: Siege of Basing House
  • September: Fail to prevent relief of Basing House
  • November: Fail to prevent relief of Basing House

1645

  • April: Taken over by Colonel John Fielder
  • August to October: Siege of Basing House
  • November to March 1646: Siege of Donnington Castle

1646

  • March: Taking of Donnington Castle
  • April: Disbanded

Notes

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

A list of officers is 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

Col Samuel Jones

Col John Fielder

Strength

A single troop

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