Sir Thomas Morton’s Regiment of Foot

Active1640
CountryEngland
AllegianceEnglish
ConflictsSecond Bishops’ War
TypeFoot
ColonelsSir Thomas Morton
Area RaisedCornwall
Coat Colourunknown
Flag Colourunknown
Flag Designunknown
Field Armies1640

English infantry regiment that was raised for the Second Bishops’ War of 1640 1)

Service History

1640

  • Raised in Cornwall

Notes

Coats and Flags

Morton's regiment carried white flags in the First Bishops War, perhaps his second regiment also did.

Notable Officers

Sir Thomas Morton

Strength

  • 1200 planned to be raised (Cornwall)

See Also

1) A list of the colonels as also of the severall counties out of which they are to raise their men. Thomason / 669.f.3[1]