Colonel Sir Robert Arden

Attended the Commission of Array and listed soldiers and gave them Red and Green Colours (probably ribbons).

This is before Edgehill and his Colonelship dated 22nd February 1642/3.

A Commission for Robert Arden Esq,High Sheriffe of the Count of Warwick,to raise and entertayne a Regiment of twelve hundred foote,to be imployedin his Majesties service. Te Apud Oxon xx die February Anno R Caroli xviii.

He died 22nd August 1643 in Oxford of Smallpox.