Colonel John Hilton’s Troop of Dragoons

Active1644?
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeDragoons
Colonel John Hilton
Area RaisedDurham
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesNewcastle 1644?

Royalist dragoons belonging to one of Newcastle’s Colonels of Foot

Service History

1644

  • March: Battle of Hylton?
  • April to July: Besieged at York?
  • July: Battle of Marston Moor?

Notes

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

John Hilton

A Hilton of Hilton Castle.

Officer Lists

From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642

  • Captain Francis Jackson (Ment. I.O) Dragoon Co.
  • Lieutenant Samuel Frickly (I.O. Durham to Capt. Jackson)
  • Cornet Arthur Bambrigge (I.O. Durham to Capt. Jackson)

Strength

A single troop

See Also