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   * [[Lord Paulett|Somerset Trained Band (Lord Paulett, later Col John Pyne)]]   * [[Lord Paulett|Somerset Trained Band (Lord Paulett, later Col John Pyne)]]
   * [[William Strode|Somerset Trained Band (Col William Strode)]]   * [[William Strode|Somerset Trained Band (Col William Strode)]]
 +  * [[Edward Berkeley|Somerest Trained Band (Sir Edward Berkeley)]]
   * **Somerset Trained Band Horse**   * **Somerset Trained Band Horse**
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 The Somerset Trained Bands of 1638 consisted of 4,000 men armed with 2,403 muskets and 1,597 corslets (body armour, signifying pikemen). They also mustered 82 cuirassiers and 218 harquebusiers. ​ The Somerset Trained Bands of 1638 consisted of 4,000 men armed with 2,403 muskets and 1,597 corslets (body armour, signifying pikemen). They also mustered 82 cuirassiers and 218 harquebusiers. ​