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 During the Second Civil War of 1648, Suffolk county forces served at the siege of Colchester. These might be Suffolk Trained Band or other militia regiments; [[parliamentarian:​horse-regiments:​col.-brampton-gurdon|Colonel Brampton Gurdon’s Regiment of Horse]], [[parliamentarian:​foot-regiments:​sir-thomas-barnardiston|Sir Thomas Barnardiston’s Regiment of Foot]], [[parliamentarian:​foot-regiments:​fothergill|Colonel John Fothergill’s Regiment of Foot]], [[parliamentarian:​foot-regiments:​col.-edmund-harvey|Colonel Edmund Harvey’s Regiment of Foot]] and [[parliamentarian:​foot-regiments:​col.-william-bloyse|Colonel William Bloyse’s Regiment of Foot]]. During the Second Civil War of 1648, Suffolk county forces served at the siege of Colchester. These might be Suffolk Trained Band or other militia regiments; [[parliamentarian:​horse-regiments:​col.-brampton-gurdon|Colonel Brampton Gurdon’s Regiment of Horse]], [[parliamentarian:​foot-regiments:​sir-thomas-barnardiston|Sir Thomas Barnardiston’s Regiment of Foot]], [[parliamentarian:​foot-regiments:​fothergill|Colonel John Fothergill’s Regiment of Foot]], [[parliamentarian:​foot-regiments:​col.-edmund-harvey|Colonel Edmund Harvey’s Regiment of Foot]] and [[parliamentarian:​foot-regiments:​col.-william-bloyse|Colonel William Bloyse’s Regiment of Foot]].
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 +In August 1651 the Suffolk militia were ordered to rendezvous at Oxford and went on to fight under Cromwell at the Battle of Worcester.