Colonel Edward Hammond’s Regiment of Foot

Flag Illustration 11)
Active1648
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsSecond Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelEdward Hammond
Area RaisedKent
Coat Colour
Flag ColourWhite2)
Flag Design
Field ArmiesNorwich 1648

Royalist Kentish regiment of foot fighting in the Second Civil War of 1648

Service History

1648

  • May: Raised in Kent
  • June: Battle of Maidstone?
  • June: Skirmish at Blackheath?
  • June to August: Besieged at Colchester?

Notes

Likely composed partly of seamen, as Hammond was a naval officer.

Coats, Flags and Equipment

White colours3)

Notable Officers

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

Edward Hammond

Naval officer.

Strength

1000 strong in 16484)

See Also

1) Flag images by kind permission of Wargames Designs
2) , 3) , 4) Original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user '1642'