Colonel Roger Mostyn’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643-1646
CountryWales
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelRoger Mostyn
Coat Colour
Area RaisedFlint
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Royalist foot regiment in garrison at Hawarden, Chester, then Flint Castle

Service History

1643

  • November: Surrender of Hawarden Castle?
  • November: Loss of Flint
  • November: Loss of Mostyn
  • November to December: Siege of Hawarden Castle

1644

1645

  • January to February: Besieged at Chester
  • March to September: Besieged at Chester
  • September: Battle of Rowton Heath?
  • September to February 1646: Besieged at Chester

1646

  • January: Skirmish at Ruthin
  • February: Surrender of Chester
  • May to August: Besieged at Flint Castle

Notes

Probably formed from men of the Flintshire Trained Bands.

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Colonel Roger Mostyn

Roger Mostyn, knighted after the Restoration.

Strength

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