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 +======Sir Richard Grenville’s Troop of Dragoons======
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 +<WRAP right>
 +|**Active**|1644 to 1646| 
 +|**Country**|England|
 +|**Allegiance**|Royalist|
 +|**Conflicts**|First Civil War|
 +|**Type**|Dragoons|
 +|**Colonel**| Sir Richard Grenville|
 +|**Area Raised**|West Country? |
 +|**Coat Colour**| |
 +|**Flag Colour**||
 +|**Flag Design**||
 +|**Field Armies**|Grenville 1645|
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +// Royalist dragoons likely attached to Grenville’s horse//
 +
 +===== Service History =====
 +====1644====
 +  *July: Battle of Horsbridge?
 +  *August: Taking of Bodmin?
 +  *August: Taking of Respryn Bridge?
 +  *August: Battle of Lostwithiel?​
 +  *August: Skirmish on Caradon Down?
 +  *September to January 1646: Siege of Plymouth?
 +  *October: Storm of Saltash?
 +
 +====1645====
 +  *July: Battle of Langport?
 + 
 +====1646====
 +  *February: Battle of Torrington?
 +  *March: Surrender at Truro?
 +=====Notes====
 +History taken from Grenville’s horse, to which his dragoons were probably attached. ​
 +=====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====
 +=====Notable Officers=====
 +==== Sir Richard Grenville ====
 +[[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​sir-richard-grenville|Sir Richard Grenville]]
 +=====Strength=====
 +Probably a single troop
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====