Sir Walter Pye’s Regiment of Horse

Active1643 to 1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Walter Pye
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies

Royalist regiment of horse serving in Gloucestershire and the South Marches

Service History

1643

  • April: Battle of Ripple Field??
  • April: Besieged at Hereford?
  • July to September: Siege of Brampton Bryan
  • August to September: Siege of Gloucester
  • September: First Battle of Newbury

1644

  • April: Repulsed from Tewkesbury

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir Walter Pye

Sir Walter Pye was commissioned Lt Col in Sir Arthur Aston’s Regiment of Horse in November 1642. He presumably left to raise his own regiment, although possibly he instead led a detachment of Aston's horse.

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