Colonel Francis Bluet’s Regiment of Foot

Active1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelFrancis Bluet
Area RaisedWest Country
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Field ArmiesMaurice 1644

A Royalist West Country regiment of foot serving with Prince Maurice

Service History

1644

  • March: Taking of Hemioch Castle
  • April to June: Siege of Lyme Regis

Notes

Colonel Bluet helped take Hemioch Castle, then was killed at the siege of Lyme Regis.

It was a foot regiment. I'll add details when you've changed to Regiment of Foot. It was formerly Shapcotts Trained Band.

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Col Francis Bluet

Killed at the siege of Lyme Regis

Strength

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