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Sir William Compton’s Regiment of Horse

Active1648
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsSecond Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir William Compton
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesLucas 1648

Royalist regiment of horse besieged at Colchester in the Second Civil War

Service History

1648

  • June: Taking of Colchester
  • June to August: Besieged at Colchester
  • August: Surrender at Colchester

Notes

Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir William Compton

Sir William Compton was a younger brother of James Compton, 3rd Earl of Northampton.

Strength

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