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Sir Fulk Hunck’s Regiment of Foot

Active1642-1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
First Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir Fulk Hunck
Coat Colour
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesByron 1643-4

Regiment that was raised for service in Ireland, returned to Britain in late 1643 and fought for the Royalists

Service History

1642

  • Spring: raised in England
  • June: Arrive in Ireland

1643

  • November: Transported to North Wales
  • November to December: Siege of Hawarden Castle
  • December: Second Battle of Middlewich

1644

  • January: Siege of Nantwich
  • January: Battle of Nantwich
  • February:In Garrison at Wrexham
  • March: Battle of Newark
  • July: Skirmish at Oswestry
  • September: Battle of Montgomery Castle

1645

  • February: Loss of Shrewsbury??
  • June: Battle of Naseby

Notes

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir Fulk Hunck

Briefly Governor of Shrewsbury John Bucknall of Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury deposed that when the Parliament forces came against Shrewsbury Huncke told the inhabitants to remove their goods. He ordered diverse homes to be pulled down unless the inhabitants would defend it.

Officer Lists

Original Research by Victor Judge aka '1642'

In Ireland, muster taken 1641

  • Colonel Sir Fulke Hunckes
  • Lieutenant Colonel Henry Tillier
  • Sargeant Major (Edmund) Hammond
  • Captain (Anthony) Greene
  • Captain Lord Brabazon
  • Captain William Maxey
  • Captain Charles Scrymshire
  • Captain (Sir Dudley) Loftus
  • Captain Edward Maria Wingfield

Mustered 1643 in Ireland

  • Colonel Sir Fulke Hunckes
  • Lieutenant Colonel Henry Tillier
  • Sargeant Major Edward Hammond
  • Captain Edward Lord Brabazon
  • Captain Sir Dudley Loftus
  • Captain Robert Baynbrigge
  • Captain Nicholas Lytcott
  • Captain Anthony Greene
  • Captain Charles Scrymshire
  • Captain Lieutenant Christopher Hawley
  • Lieutenant William Williar to Capt. Anth. Greene
  • Lieutenant George Betts to Capt. Skrymsher
  • Lieutenant John Smith to Lt. Col. Tillier
  • Lieutenant John Miller to Sgnt. Maj. Hammond
  • Lieutenant James Killingworth to Capt. Lord Brabazon
  • Lieutenant Thomas Collins to Capt. Sir Dud. Loftus
  • Lieutenant Hugh Polden to Capt. Baynbrigge
  • Lieutenant Thomas Phillips to Capt. Lytcott
  • Ensign Thomas Welsted to Col. Hunckes
  • Ensign William Boone to Lt. Col. Tillier
  • Ensign John Harrington to Sgnt. Maj. Hammond
  • Ensign Peregrine Tyringham to Capt. Lord Brabazon
  • Ensign Thomas Archibald to Capt. Sir Dud. Loftus
  • Ensign John Godsclue to Capt. Baynbrigge
  • Ensign Humphry Lewes to Capt. Greene
  • Ensign Henry Churne to Capt. Lytcott
  • Ensign Lewes Dringe to Capt. Skrymsher
  • Quartermaster James Currey

The Regiment in England

Quite a number of changes had taken place in personnel.

  • Colonel Sir Fulke Hunckes
  • Lieutenant Colonel Edmund Hammond
  • Sargeant Major Theodore Morris
  • Sargeant Major Edmund Hammond (Sgt. Maj. when captured at Battle of Nantwich)
  • Captain Aston
  • Captain Robert Bambrigg/Baynbridge
  • Captain George Betts
  • Captain Lewis Dring
  • Captain Thomas Caulins/Collins
  • Captain Nicholas Lydcott
  • Captain William Spotswood
  • Captain Spotswood
  • Captain William Willier
  • Lieutenant Lewis Dring
  • Lieutenant Hugh Poulden
  • Lieutenant Perryn
  • Lieutenant Rewes
  • Lieutenant William Spotswood
  • Ensign Richard Jackson
  • Ensign John Godsclue
  • Ensign Humphrey Lewis
  • Ensign Lewis Roberts
  • Ensign Smith
  • Ensign Peregrine Tyringham

Strength

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