Colonel William Stuart’s Regiment of Dragoons

Active1643
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeDragoons
Colonel William Stuart
Area RaisedNorth
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesNewcastle?

Unit of Royalist dragoons serving in Newcastle’s forces

Service History

1643

  • November: Stuart referred to as colonel

Notes

Not to be confused with William Stuart of Galloway(?). Seems to have mostly been Scots. Reid suggests that the majority of the regiment could have deserted to join the Covenanter army in 1644,

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

William Stuart

Strength

See Also