Sir Charles Trevannion’s Regiment of Foot

Active1642 to 1643
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir Charles Trevannion
Area RaisedCornwall
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesHopton 1643
Grenville 1644-5
Hopton 1646

Royalist regiment of foot from Cornwall and serving in the West Country

Service History

1643

  • January: Battle of Braddock Down?
  • January to February: Blockade of Plymouth
  • January: Skirmish at Kingsbridge
  • February: Skirmish at Chagford and Okehampton
  • May: Battle of Stratton?

1644

  • September to January 1646: Siege of Plymouth

1645

  • Siege of Plymouth

1646

  • January: Siege of Plymouth lifted
  • February: Battle of Torrington
  • March: Surrender at Truro

Notes

Not to be confused with Colonel John Trevannion’s Regiment of Foot, one of the five voluntary regiments serving with Hopton on the Lansdown campaign.

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir Charles Trevannion

Strength

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