Colonel John Digby’s Troop of Dragoons

Active1642-1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeDragoons
ColonelJohn Digby
Jonathan Trelawney
Area RaisedWest Country
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesHopton 1642

A troop of West Country dragoons, likely attached to Colonel Digby’s horse

Service History

1642

  • December to January 1643: Siege of Exeter

1643

  • August: Skirmish at Torrington
  • August: Taking of Appledore

Flags

Notable Officers

A list of the regiment's officers is shown in Officers and Regiments of the Royalist Army by Stuart Reid (Partizan Press).

Colonel John Digby

Strength

A single troop.

See Also