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   *Spring: Raised in England, mainly from Yorkshire   *Spring: Raised in England, mainly from Yorkshire
   *June: Arrive at Dublin((//​An English army for Ireland// by Ian Ryder, Partizan Press))   *June: Arrive at Dublin((//​An English army for Ireland// by Ian Ryder, Partizan Press))
 +  *November: Two companies mustered at Dublin
  
 ====1643==== ====1643====
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 =====Notes===== =====Notes=====
-=====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====+Hunck also seems to have had a troop of horse under lt Col Gerard Fulk. A certificate stated that Thomas Beckett served as Quartermaster in the Troop of Adjutant General John Skrimshere for 3 years and also in Captain Gerard Fulkes Troop. Served at Newark, Stockport, Bolton, Liverpool, Marston Moor, Montgomery and Naseby, finally surrendering at Oxford.  
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 +=====Coats, Flags and Equipment===== ​
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 A list of the regiment'​s officers is also shown in //An English Army for Ireland// by Ian Ryder, Partizan Press. ​ A list of the regiment'​s officers is also shown in //An English Army for Ireland// by Ian Ryder, Partizan Press. ​
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   *Ensign Smith              *Ensign Smith           
   *Ensign Peregrine Tyringham ​   *Ensign Peregrine Tyringham ​
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 +==Horse==
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 +  *Lieutenant Colonel Gerard Fulk (4) + Ment. I.O.
 +  *Lieutenant Richard Nash I.O. Salop. to. Lt.Col. Gerard Fulk
 +  *Quartermaster Thomas Beckett (4)
  
 ====Contemporary References==== ====Contemporary References====
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 Lord Scroope was mentioned as keeping Bolton Castle in the previous London Post 25th March to 1st April 1645. Lord Scroope was mentioned as keeping Bolton Castle in the previous London Post 25th March to 1st April 1645.
  
 +==References to officers==
  
-(A)Captured at Marston Moor while holding this rank E.54.8+Note - need citations added to Officer lists
  
-(C)Captured at Nantwich+(A) Captured at Marston Moor while holding this rank E.54.8
  
-(E)In Ireland as Ensign to Capt. Charles Scrimgeur, Lieutenant. Geo. Betts. He probably came over as Lt. to Betts and took over the company after Betts capture ​at Nantwich.+(CCaptured ​at Nantwich
  
-(N)In Ireland as Ensign to Capt. Anth. Greene, Lieutenant ​WillWillier+(E) In Ireland as Ensign to Capt. Charles Scrimgeur, Lieutenant. ​Geo. Betts. He probably came over as Lt. to Betts and took over the company after Betts capture at Nantwich.
  
-(D)Captured at Nantwich Mag. Dei, changed sides +(N) In Ireland as Ensign to Capt. Anth. Greene, Lieutenant Will. Willier.  
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 +(D) Captured at Nantwich Mag. Dei, changed sides 
  
 (X) Carte. Vol.8. (X) Carte. Vol.8.
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 Lieutenant William Spotswood carried a letter 19.12.1642 from James Marquess of Ormonde to Secretary Nicholas at Oxford. Lieutenant William Spotswood carried a letter 19.12.1642 from James Marquess of Ormonde to Secretary Nicholas at Oxford.
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 ‘I have chosen to send it by this gentleman Lt. William Spotswood out of the assurance I have for his discretion…’ ​ ‘I have chosen to send it by this gentleman Lt. William Spotswood out of the assurance I have for his discretion…’ ​
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 It is possible that he was promoted upon the death of Captain Spotswoood a relation who is mentioned in a letter by Captain Harry Byrch of the army from Ireland as ‘dieing gallantly’ and the letter is dated 15.12.1643. Possibly a brother of William. Cartes Original letters and papers. SEE UNDER MARROW It is possible that he was promoted upon the death of Captain Spotswoood a relation who is mentioned in a letter by Captain Harry Byrch of the army from Ireland as ‘dieing gallantly’ and the letter is dated 15.12.1643. Possibly a brother of William. Cartes Original letters and papers. SEE UNDER MARROW
 I have is attributed him to Hunckes regiment as his name is in the middle of the list of the last five Captains captured at Nantwich, all of which are Hunckes officers. ​ I have is attributed him to Hunckes regiment as his name is in the middle of the list of the last five Captains captured at Nantwich, all of which are Hunckes officers. ​
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 (1) Cheshire Record Office QJF 90/2 Trinity 1662 No. 174 (1) Cheshire Record Office QJF 90/2 Trinity 1662 No. 174
-      ​Petition of Hugh Dod of Tiverton. Christmas 1643. Signed by Sgnt. John Price.+Petition of Hugh Dod of Tiverton. Christmas 1643. Signed by Sgnt. John Price.
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 (2) Cheshire Record Office QJF 90/3 Michlemas 1662 No. 99 (2) Cheshire Record Office QJF 90/3 Michlemas 1662 No. 99
-      ​Petition of Richard Salmon Sgt. in Collins Co. in Ireland, continued in England. Signed Rog. Wilbraham, Rich. Jackson Ant.  and Sab. Church.  ​+Petition of Richard Salmon Sgt. in Collins Co. in Ireland, continued in England. Signed Rog. Wilbraham, Rich. Jackson Ant.  and Sab. Church.  ​
                    
 Thomas Collins was originally Lieutenant to Captain Sir Dudley Loftus in Hunckes regiment in Ireland. HMC. Ormonde Item.26 Thomas Collins was originally Lieutenant to Captain Sir Dudley Loftus in Hunckes regiment in Ireland. HMC. Ormonde Item.26
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 (3) SP19.116.75 (3) SP19.116.75
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 Huncke was briefly Governor of Shrewsbury and was an extremely able military commander. Huncke was briefly Governor of Shrewsbury and was an extremely able military commander.
  
-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.(3)+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.(3) 
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 +(4) William Salt Library S/MSS 565/71 
 +Certificate stating that Thomas Beckett served as Quartermaster in the Troop of Adjutant General John Skrimshere for 3 years and also in Captain Gerard Fulkes Troop. 
 +Served at Newark, Stockport, Bolton, Liverpool, Marston Moor, Montgomery and Naseby, finally surrendering at Oxford. ​
  
 Horse Horse
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-(4) William Salt Library S/MSS 565/71 +Queries:
-Certificate stating that Thomas Beckett served as Quartermaster in the Troop of Adjutant General John Skrimshere for 3 years and also in Captain Gerard Fulkes Troop. +
-Served at Newark, Stockport, Bolton, Liverpool, Marston Moor, Montgomery and Naseby, finally surrendering at Oxford.  +
  
 Who was Hunckes Lieutenant Colonel in England when they arrived ? Who was Hunckes Lieutenant Colonel in England when they arrived ?
  
 Was Theodore Morris a Capt. and promoted following Hammonds promotion to Lt. Col. ? Was Theodore Morris a Capt. and promoted following Hammonds promotion to Lt. Col. ?
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 this 24th day of February 1643(4) this 24th day of February 1643(4)
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 Broughton, Mrs. Cooper, the widow of Major Joshua Cooper, and several officers in Sir Foulk Hunks' regiment in Ireland, desire an order to the Commissioners to take them into the list and state their accounts and their debentures given out, that the petitioners may be able to claim their shares out of the lands, &c., assigned by His Majesty and Parliament for those who were constantly loyal to and never declined service under your Majesty. ​ Broughton, Mrs. Cooper, the widow of Major Joshua Cooper, and several officers in Sir Foulk Hunks' regiment in Ireland, desire an order to the Commissioners to take them into the list and state their accounts and their debentures given out, that the petitioners may be able to claim their shares out of the lands, &c., assigned by His Majesty and Parliament for those who were constantly loyal to and never declined service under your Majesty. ​
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 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====