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 +======Sir John Digby’s Newark Nottinghamshire Trained Band of Foot ======
 +
 +<WRAP right>
 +|**Active**|1642-|
 +|**Country**|England|
 +|**Allegiance**|Royalist|
 +|**Conflicts**|First Civil War|
 +|**Type**|Foot|
 +|**Colonel**|Sir John Digby|
 +| |Anthony Gilby|
 +|**Area Raised**|Newark|
 +|**Flag Colour**||
 +|**Flag Design**||
 +|**Field Armies**| |
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +**Later Colonel Anthony Gilby'​s Newark Nottinghamshire Trained Band of Foot**
 +
 +//​Nottinghamshire Trained Band supporting the Royalists in the First Civil War //
 +
 +===== Service History =====
 +
 +====1642====
 +  *August: Repulsed from Coventry
 +  *Garrison of Newark
 +
 +====1643====
 +  *February: Besieged in Newark
 +
 +====1644====
 +  *February to March: Besieged in Newark
 +  *March: Battle of Newark
 +
 +====1645====
 +  *March: Battle of Pontefract?
 +
 +=====Notes=====
 +
 +=====Coats and Flags=====
 +Unknown
 +
 +=====Notable Officers=====
 +
 +====Sir John Digby====
 +Not to be confused with Colonel John Digby, a Royalist leader in the West Country, or Lord Digby, courtier and Colonel of a Regiment of horse in the Oxford Army. 
 +
 +====Anthony Gilby====
 +
 +=====Strength=====
 +
 +=====See Also======
 +
 +===== Links =====