Sir Francis Howard's Regiment of Dragoons

Active1639to 1640
CountryEngland
AllegianceEnglish
ConflictsFirst Bishops’ War
TypeDragoons
CaptainSir Francis Howard
Area RaisedYorkshire
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Field ArmiesGarrison

Regiment of dragoons that served in garrison at Berwick during the First Bishops’ War of 1639

Service History

1639

  • March to February 1640: Garrison of Berwick for 8 months during this time1).

Notes

Apparently not part of the King's army at Birks.

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir Francis Howard

Strength

  • 1639: 600 dragoons

See Also

1) The Bishops’ Wars, Charles I’s campaigns against Scotland 1638-1640. Mark Charles Fissel, Cambridge University Press 1994. ISBN 0 521 34520 0