Sir Thomas Wharton’s Regiment of Foot

Active1640 to 1641
CountryIreland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir Thomas Wharton
Area RaisedEngland
Flag ColourGridelin & Green1)
Flag Design
Field ArmiesStrafford 1640

Regiment that was raised in England for service under Strafford

Service History

1640

  • Raised in England

1641

  • May: Disbanded

Notes

Coats, Flags and Equipment

When first raised in 1640, the regiment carried gridelin (violet-grey) and green flags of an unknown design 2).

Notable Officers

Sir Thomas Wharton

Strength

See Also

1) , 2) ECW Flags and Colours 1: English Foot, Stuart Peachey & Les Prince 1990, Partizan Press ISBN:0946525846