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-One of a ‘brigade’ of three or four French cavalry regiments said by Vicars ​(Anglia Rediviva) to have served with Goring and Hopton in the West Country. The regiment was not completely French; some of its known officers were English, with one from Ireland. It lost at least six officers captured at Langport. By the surrender at Truro, la Plane was in command of a brigade of three regiments. ​+One of a ‘brigade’ of three or four French cavalry regiments said by Sprigge ​(Anglia Rediviva) to have served with Goring and Hopton in the West Country. The regiment was not completely French; some of its known officers were English, with one from Ireland. It lost at least six officers captured at Langport. By the surrender at Truro, la Plane was in command of a brigade of three regiments. ​ 
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 +Before taking up his commission with the Royalists it appears that la Plane was in negotiations with the Earl of Denbigh to raise a regiment for Parliament. (see N.A. SP29/143 William Crowne'​s accounts) ​
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