Sir William Courtney’s (Devon) Regiment of Foot

Active1644-1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir William Courtney
Area RaisedDevon
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGrenville 1644-5

Royalist regiment of foot raised in Devon

Service History

1644

  • August: Skirmish at Bridgewater (North Petherton)
  • August: Skirmish on Caradon Down
  • September to January 1646: Siege of Plymouth
  • October: Storm of Saltash

1645

  • Siege of Plymouth
  • July: Battle of Langport

1646

  • January: Stormed at Powderham Castle

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir William Courtney

From Devon, not to be confused with Sir William Courtney from Hampshire.

Strength

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