Sir John Bampfield’s North East Devon Trained Band Regiment of Foot

Active1642-3
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir John Bampfield
John Wear?
Area RaisedDevon
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Regiment of Devon Trained Band foot, supporting the Parliamentarians

Service History

1642

  • December: Besieged at Exeter

1643

  • February: Battle of Modbury
  • April: Battle of Beacon Hill
  • May: Battle of Stratton
  • June to September: Besieged in Exeter

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Notable Officers

Sir John Bampfield

Colonel John Wear

Possibly taken over by Wear after Bampfield as one of the many iterations of Wear’s foot.

Officer List

  • Captain William Thorpe (10/05/43 - 01/12/43)1)

Strength

See Also

1) N.A. SP28/266/pt3/31