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 =====Notes==== =====Notes====
-Much of the information on this page is drawn from a document headed "An Account of all the horse that marched forth wth Majr Generall Browne from the 8th of June 1644, till the 8th of August 1646 and what hath beene received by recruite"​ This is followed by a list of the initial muster (undated) for 6 independent troops, 7 troops of "the Maj Gen regt, 3 troops of Col Marten'​s regt and a troop of Dragoons. This is followed on the facing page by "An Account of what horse marched to their owne Countries and when they left the service and what horse were remaining the 8th of August 1646" with the relevent ​details for each of the troops on the first page.((N.A. SP28/​144/​Pt2/​24-5))+Much of the information on this page is drawn from a document headed "An Account of all the horse that marched forth wth Majr Generall Browne from the 8th of June 1644, till the 8th of August 1646 and what hath beene received by recruite"​ This is followed by a list of the initial muster (undated) for 6 independent troops, 7 troops of "the Maj Gen regt, 3 troops of Col Marten'​s regt and a troop of Dragoons. This is followed on the facing page by "An Account of what horse marched to their owne Countries and when they left the service and what horse were remaining the 8th of August 1646" with the relevant ​details for each of the troops on the first page.((N.A. SP28/​144/​Pt2/​24-5))
 =====Coats, Flags and Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 ====Richard Browne==== ====Richard Browne====
-[[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​sir-richard-browne|Richard ​browne]]+[[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​sir-richard-browne|Richard ​Browne]]
 ====Officer List==== ====Officer List====
   *Major General Browne (Under Capt-Lt James in August 1646)   *Major General Browne (Under Capt-Lt James in August 1646)
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 One other officer also claimed to have served in the Regiment One other officer also claimed to have served in the Regiment
-  *Major Arthur Evelyn (Served as a Captain in the regiment of [[parliamentarian:​horse-regiments:​col.-john-urry|Col. John Hurrey and Col. John Meldrum]] until 26/08/43. He later raised another troop and served as Major to [[parliamentarian:​horse-regiments:​col.-henry-marten|Col. Henry Martin]] at Aylesbury from 03/09/44 to 18/12/44 and then to Browne at Abingdon from 18/12/44 to 13/​03/​45((N.A. SP28/525)) Evelyn'​s troop was then transfered ​in to [[new-model-army:​horse-regiments:​thomas-sheffield|Colonel Thomas Sheffield’s Regiment of Horse]] in the NMA. Although it stayed at Abingdon until the end of July when Parliament ordered it to join the Army to avoid further loss of strength.((CSPD 1645-7 p28)))+  *Major Arthur Evelyn (Served as a Captain in the regiment of [[parliamentarian:​horse-regiments:​col.-john-urry|Col. John Hurrey and Col. John Meldrum]] until 26/08/43. He later raised another troop and served as Major to [[parliamentarian:​horse-regiments:​col.-henry-marten|Col. Henry Martin]] at Aylesbury from 03/09/44 to 18/12/44 and then to Browne at Abingdon from 18/12/44 to 13/​03/​45((N.A. SP28/525)) Evelyn'​s troop was then transferred ​in to [[new-model-army:​horse-regiments:​thomas-sheffield|Colonel Thomas Sheffield’s Regiment of Horse]] in the NMA. Although it stayed at Abingdon until the end of July when Parliament ordered it to join the Army to avoid further loss of strength.((CSPD 1645-7 p28)))
  
 ====Independent Troops==== ====Independent Troops====
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   *Captain Askey/​Ayscough (Left service 21/10/44)   *Captain Askey/​Ayscough (Left service 21/10/44)
   *Captain Hatcher (Left service 01/12/44)   *Captain Hatcher (Left service 01/12/44)
-  *Captain (John) Sparrow (Actual ​Colonel John Sparrow who led an Essex regiment of Foot and a troop of Horse to Abingdon. The Foot were later reduced into Browne'​s Foot. Left service 01/12/44)+  *Captain (John) Sparrow (Actually ​Colonel John Sparrow who led an Essex regiment of Foot and a troop of Horse to Abingdon. The Foot were later reduced into Browne'​s Foot. Left service 01/12/44)
   *Captain Bottesford (Left service 22/​05/​44(sic))((Presumably 1645 is meant))   *Captain Bottesford (Left service 22/​05/​44(sic))((Presumably 1645 is meant))