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Sir Ralph Dutton’s Regiment of Foot

Active1642 to 1646
ConflictsFirst Civil War
ColonelSir Ralph Dutton
Sir Stephen Hawkins
Area RaisedGloucestershire?
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesOxford 1642-3
Garrison 1644-6

Later Sir Stephen Hawkins' Regiment of Foot

Royalist regiment of foot of the Oxford Army

Service History


  • October: Battle of Edgehill
  • November: Standoff at Turnham Green
  • December: Garrison of Oxford


  • February: Storm of Cirencester (det)
  • April: Battle of Caversham Bridge
  • July: Storm of Bristol
  • August to September: Siege of Gloucester
  • September: First Battle of Newbury


  • March: Battle of Cheriton (det)
  • May to July: Besieged at Greenland House
  • July: Besieged at Greenland House
  • September: Relief of Basing House (det)
  • October: Relief of Banbury (det)
  • November: Relief of Donnington Castle


  • May to June: Besieged at Oxford


  • March: Repulsed from Abingdon
  • May to June: Besieged in Oxford
  • June: Surrender at Oxford


Coats, Flags and Equipment

Clad in red or blue coats in July 1643 along with the other Royalist foot regiments then in Oxford 1).

Notable Officers

Sir Ralph Dutton

Sir Stephen Hawkins


See Also

This regiment is re-enacted by Stephen Hawkins' Regiment of Foote of the Sealed Knot.

1) ECW Flags and Colours 1: English Foot, Stuart Peachey & Les Prince 1990, Partizan Press ISBN:0946525846