Sir John Girlington’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to 1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir John Girlington
Area RaisedLancashire
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesDerby 1643
Newcastle 1644

Royalist regiment of foot serving in Lancashire, then with Newcastle during the first civil war

Service History

1643

  • February: Loss of Lancaster
  • March: Storm of Lancaster
  • March: Storm of Preston
  • April: Battle of Whalley Abbey

1644

  • April to July: Besieged in York?
  • July: Battle of Marston Moor

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir John Girlington

High Sheriff of Lancashire

Strength

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