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-  *December: Quartered around Woodstock+  *December: Quartered around Woodstock ​(one troop)
  
 ====1643==== ====1643====
   *April: Battle of Caversham Bridge   *April: Battle of Caversham Bridge
 +  *August: [[royalist:​horse-regiments:​sir-william-pennyman|Sir William Pennyman’s Regiment of Horse]] likely merged into the Lord General'​s
   *September: Battle of Aldbourne Chase   *September: Battle of Aldbourne Chase
   *September: First Battle of Newbury   *September: First Battle of Newbury
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 =====Notes===== =====Notes=====
-The first troop was raised by the [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​robert-bertie-earl-of-lindsey|Earl of Lindsey]] and served at Edgehill in the Prince of Wales’ Regiment of Horse, at which battle Lindsey was killed leading his regiment of foot. In December 1642 the troop was referred to as The Lord General'​s Lifeguard Troop of Horse. Later, the troop was expanded to a full regiment for the new Lord General, Lord Forth. ​+The first troop was raised by the [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​robert-bertie-earl-of-lindsey|Earl of Lindsey]] and served at Edgehill in the Prince of Wales’ Regiment of Horse, at which battle Lindsey was killed leading his regiment of foot. In December 1642 the troop was referred to as The Lord General'​s Lifeguard Troop of Horse. ​ 
 + 
 +Later, the troop was expanded to a full regiment for the new Lord General, Lord Forth. ​Likely this was in August 1643 after Pennyman died at Oxford.  
 ===== Flags===== ===== Flags=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 +====Earl of Lindsey====
 +[[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​robert-bertie-earl-of-lindsey|Robert Bertie, Earl of Lindsey]] ​
 ====Lord Forth==== ====Lord Forth====
 [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​patrick-ruthven-earl-of-forth|Patrick Ruthven, Earl of Forth]] [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​patrick-ruthven-earl-of-forth|Patrick Ruthven, Earl of Forth]]
 ====Lt. Col. Edward Hutchinson==== ====Lt. Col. Edward Hutchinson====
 +Previously served in [[royalist:​horse-regiments:​sir-william-pennyman|Sir William Pennyman’s Regiment of Horse]]
 ====Lt. Col. Sir Adrian Scroop==== ====Lt. Col. Sir Adrian Scroop====
 +
 +=====Contemporary References=====
 +From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642
 +
 +==Musgrave'​s petition==
 +(1) SP29.20.93
 +
 +‘Petition of Captain Simon Musgrave….in 1642 was Cornet of Horse under Lord Grandison, then a Lieutenant of Horse under Sir William Pennyman afterwards Lord Ruthvens Regiment, and lastly a Captain of Horse under Sir Phillip Musgrave both in the siege of Carlisle and then in the service of Hambletons Warr in 1648, my Lord Langdale being Commander in chief.’
 +
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
   *December 1642: One troop   *December 1642: One troop
 +
 =====See Also====== =====See Also======
 +  *[[royalist:​horse-regiments:​prince-of-wales|The Prince of Wales’ Regiment of Horse]]
 +  *[[royalist:​horse-regiments:​sir-william-pennyman|Sir William Pennyman’s Regiment of Horse]]
 +
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====