Marquis of Newcastle’s Lifeguard Troop of Horse

Active1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainMarquis of Newcastle
Sir Thomas Metham
Area RaisedYork
Flag Colourunknown
Flag Designunknown
Field ArmiesNewcastle 1644

Marquis of Newcastle’s Troop formed from reformado officers, fighting at the Battle of Marston Moor

Service History

1644

  • April to July: Besieged at York?
  • July: Battle of Marston Moor

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Marquis of Newcastle

Sir Thomas Metham

Strength

1 troop only.

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