Sir William Campion’s Regiment of Foot

Active1648
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsSecond Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir William Campion
Area RaisedEssex
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesLucas 1648

Royalist regiment of foot besieged at Colchester in the Second Civil War

Service History

1648

  • Raised in Kent?
  • June: Taking of Braintree
  • June: Taking of Colchester
  • June to August: Besieged at Colchester
  • August: Surrender at Colchester

Notes

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir William Campion

Killed in action Colchester on 13th June 1648, his gravestone is in St Peter's Church in Colchester.

Strength

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