Sir William Dalston’s Regiment of Foot

Active1648
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsSecond Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir William Dalston
George Denton
Area RaisedCumberland
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesLangdale 1648

Later Colonel George Denton’s Regiment of Foot

Royalist regiment of foot fighting in the Preston campaign of the Second Civil War

Service History

1648

  • Raised in Cumberland
  • August: Battle of Preston
  • October: Surrender at Appleby

Notes

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

A list of the regiment's officers is shown in Officers and Regiments of the Royalist Army by Stuart Reid (Partizan Press).

Sir William Dalston

Sir William Dalston was wounded in the Preston campaign of 1648 but survived.

George Denton

Took over from Dalston, previously Lieutenant Colonel.

Strength

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