Colonel John Crooke’s Regiment of Foot

Active1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War?
TypeFoot
ColonelJohn Crooke
Area RaisedDorset?
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Field Armies

Obscure West Country Royalist regiment of foot

Service History

1644

  • Serving in Dorset

1645

1646

  • Crooke jailed at Aylesbury

Notes

Reid suggests that Crooke may have been field officer to another colonel.

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) under Jordan Crooke.

John Crooke

Or Croke, of Motcombe Dorset and Chilton Buckinghamshire

Strength

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