Sir Hugh Wyndham’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644-1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Hugh Wyndham
Area RaisedDevon
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Field ArmiesGarrison

Royalist regiment of horse raised in Devon, forming part of the garrison of Bridgewater and probably Dunster Castle

Service History

1644

  • August: Skirmish at Bridgewater (North Petherton)
  • September to December: Siege of Taunton
  • December: Fail to prevent relief of Taunton

1645

  • January: Skirmish at Taunton?
  • July: Besieged at Bridgewater

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Notable Officers

Sir Hugh Wyndham

Strength

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