Sir Thomas Wilsford’s Troop of Horse

Active1639
CountryEngland
AllegianceEnglish
ConflictsFirst Bishops’ War
TypeHorse
CaptainSir Thomas Wilsford
Area RaisedKent
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Field Armies1639

Kentish cavalry that served in the First Bishops’ War of 1639

Service History

1639

  • April: Muster at York

Notes

Wilsford argued with the King at York 1). His troop is not mentioned at the camp at Birks, unless perhaps part of Trafford’s dragoons.

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir Thomas Wilsford

Strength

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