Colonel John Innes’ Regiment of Dragoons

Active1642-46
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelJohn Innes
Prince Rupert
Sir Thomas Hooper
Area Raised
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesOxford 1642-4

Later Sir Thomas Hooper's Regiment of Dragoons

Royalist Oxford Army regiment of dragoons also known as Prince Rupert’s Dragoons

Service History

1642

  • 23rd October: Battle of Edgehill

1643

  • 2nd February: Storm of Cirencester
  • April: Storm of Birmingham
  • April: Siege of Lichfield
  • April: Battle of Caversham Bridge
  • May: Quartered at Culham Camp
  • September: First Battle of Newbury
  • October: Storm of Winchester

1644

  • January: Skirmish at Havant
  • June: Battle of Cropredy Bridge
  • August: Battle of Lostwithiel
  • October: Second Battle of Newbury

1645

1646

  • February: Battle of Torrington
  • March: Surrender at Truro

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

John Innes

Commanded at Edgehill

Prince Rupert

Sir Thomas Hooper

Strength

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