Sir Sigismund Beeton’s Regiment of Horse

Active1643
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
Colonel Sir Sigismund Beeton
Area Raised
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Royalist Regiment of Horse serving in Lincolnshire

Service History

1643

  • Garrison of Wyrton House
  • Garrison Bolsover Castle
  • July: Battle of Gainsborough

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir Sigismund Beeton

Beeton was a shoemaker's son, he had previously been a Captain of Foot in the Regiment of Colonel Henry Hastings, later Lord Loughborough and garrisoned Bolsover Castle. He was killed in action at the Battle of Gainsborough in July 1643.

Officer List

  • Colonel Sigismund Beeton
  • Lieutenant Colonel William Hawley I.O. L + W
  • Captain Thomas Eyre Ment. I.O.
  • Lieutenant Thomas Lowick I.O. L + W to Capt. Eyre

Harl. Mss. 986 f.93

Strength

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