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 +======Colonel James Hamilton’s Regiment of Horse======
 +<WRAP right>
 +|**Active**|1643 to 1645|
 +|**Conflicts**|First Civil War|
 +|**Colonel**|James Hamilton|
 +|**Area Raised**||
 +|**Flag Colour**||
 +|**Flag Design**||
 +|**Field Armies**|Hopton 1643-4|
 +| |Oxford 1644|
 +| |Goring 1645|
 +//Royalist Regiment of horse including many Scots. Served with Lord Hopton’s forces, then with the Oxford Army on the 1644 campaign//
 +===== Service History =====
 +  *July: Battle of Lansdown
 +  *July: Battle of Roundway Down?
 +  *July: Storm of Bristol
 +  *March: Battle of Cheriton
 +  *June: Battle of Cropredy Bridge
 +  *August: Battle of Lostwithiel
 +  *September: Skirmish on Caradon Down
 +  *October: Second Battle of Newbury
 +  *November: Relief of Donnington Castle
 +  *July: Battle of Langport
 +The regiment included many Scots. It should not be confused with [[royalist:​horse-regiments:​sir-james-hamilton|Sir James Hamilton’s Regiment of Horse]]
 +=====Notable Officers=====
 +====Colonel James Hamilton====
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====