Earl of Holland’s Regiment of Foot

Active1648
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsSecond Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelEarl of Holland
Area RaisedSurrey?
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesHolland 1648

Royalist regiment of foot of the ill-fated Surrey rising of 1648

Service History

1648

  • Raised in Surrey?
  • July: Take Kingston
  • July: Repulsed from Reigate Castle
  • July: Skirmish at Kingston
  • July: Destroyed at Reigate

Notes

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

A list of the regiment's officers is shown in Officers and Regiments of the Royalist Army by Stuart Reid (Partizan Press).

Earl of Holland

John Gwynne

John Gwynne wrote an account of his considerable military service in the Royalist cause.

Strength

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