Colonel Samuel Sandys’ Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to 1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSamuel Sandys
John Knottsford
Area RaisedWorcester
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Later Colonel John Knottsford's Regiment of Foot

Royalist Regiment of Foot based at Worcester

Service History

1643

  • May: Besieged in Worcester
  • August to September: Siege of Gloucester
  • 20th September: First Battle of Newbury

1644

  • October: Skirmish at Alcester

1645

  • November: Battle of Denbigh Green

Notes

Samuel’s brother, Martin Sandys, led the Worcester Trained Band regiment.

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Notable Officers

Colonel Samuel Sandys

Colonel John Knottsford

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