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Colonel Dutton Fleetwood’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644-1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelDutton Fleetwood
Sir William Campion
Area Raised
Flag ColourRed
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Later Sir William Campion’s Regiment of Horse

Royalist regiment of horse in garrison at Boarstall House

Service History

1644

  • March: Battle of Cheriton?
  • April: At Aldbourne Chase
  • September: Relief of Basing House
  • November: Relief of Donnington Castle

1645

  • March: Skirmish at Boarstall
  • April: Skirmish at Thame
  • June: Defence of Boarstall House?
  • September: Skirmish at Thame

1646

  • May to June: Besieged at Boarstall House?

Notes

Flags

Carried red flags in April 1644 according to Symonds

Notable Officers

Colonel Dutton Fleetwood

Sir William Campion

Campion fought at Colchester in 1648, where he was killed.

Strength

  • March 1644: 6 troops at Cheriton?

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