Captain Charlton’s Troop of Dragoons

Active1639
CountryEngland
AllegianceEnglish
ConflictsFirst Bishops’ War
TypeDragoons
CaptainCharlton
Area Raised
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies1639

English troop of dragoons that was raised for the First Bishops’ War of 1639

Service History

1639

  • Raised
  • May: March to the camp at Birks
  • June: Standoff between Birks and Duns Law

Notes

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Charlton

Strength

  • May 1639: 50 men 1)

See Also

1) Rushworth's 'Historical Collections: 1639, March-June', Historical Collections of Private Passages of State: Volume 3: 1639-40, pp. 885-946. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=74912 Date accessed: 24 June 2014