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protestant:horse-regiments:earl-of-strafford [21/12/2015 23:26]
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protestant:horse-regiments:earl-of-strafford [29/12/2015 03:16] (current)
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 |**Captain**|Earl of Strafford| |**Captain**|Earl of Strafford|
 |**Area Raised**| | |**Area Raised**| |
-|**Flag Colour**|| +|**Flag Colour**|Red?|
 |**Flag Design**||  |**Flag Design**||
-|**Field Armies**|Ormonde 1642|+|**Field Armies**|Strafford 1640| 
 +|Ormonde 1642|
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 =====Notes==== =====Notes====
-In 1642 Strafford'​s troop of carbines was still in existence and referred to as the Earl of Strafford'​s troop, despite his execution the previous year. Described as 'old horse'​. Based at Dunsaghlin in 1642. +Presumably the regiment was that raised by Strafford for his army of 1640, this seems to have consisted of multiple troops, possibly as many as eight. ​In 1642 Strafford'​s troop of carbines was still in existence and referred to as the Earl of Strafford'​s troop, despite his execution the previous year. Described as 'old horse'​. Based at Dunsaghlin in 1642. 
 ===== Flags and Equipment===== ===== Flags and Equipment=====
-Described as carbines+All troops of the 1640 regiment carried red cornets. 
 +Described as carbines ​in 1642. 
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 ====Earl of Strafford==== ====Earl of Strafford====