Colonel John Gifford’s Regiment of Foot

Active
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelJohn Gifford
Area RaisedDevon
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Obscure Devon Royalist regiment of foot

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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).

John Gifford

John Giffard of Brightley, Devon, unsuccessfully attempted to raise men at South Molton as a Commissioner of Array for Devon in 1642. In 1643 he fought at Lansdown and surrendered to Fairfax, likely in 1645 or 1646.

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