Sir William Tyrringham’s Regiment of Foot

Active1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War?
TypeFoot
Horse
Colonel Sir William Tyrringham
Area RaisedOxfordshire?
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Field Armies

Little known Royalist horse and foot

Service History

1643

  • July: Sir William Tyrringham serving as adjutant general to Prince Rupert at Bristol with rank of captain
  • August: John Tyrringham recruiting foot at Bicester

1644

1645

  • May: John Tyrringham dies at Oxford
  • December: Sir William Tyrringham compounds

Notes

Rather a shadowy unit, that might not have amounted to much. It seems that Sir William took over the foot from his brother John in 1645, then is referred to as Colonel. Also seems to have included a troop of horse.

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 Tyrringham

Strength

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