Sir William Vavasour’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir William Vavasour
Area RaisedWelsh Marches
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesOxford 1643

Royalist regiment of foot serving mainly in the Gloucestershire area

Service History

1643

  • August to September: Siege of Gloucester
  • September: First Battle of Newbury
  • September: Taking of Tewkesbury
  • October: Loss of Tewkesbury

1644

  • June: Loss of Tewkesbury
  • June: Besieged at Sudely Castle
  • August: Skirmish at Redmarley?

1645

  • July to September: Besieged at Hereford?
  • August to September: Besieged at Bristol??
  • December: Surrender of Hereford?

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir William Vavasour

Strength

See Also