Colonel John Middleton’s Regiment of Horse

Active1645 to 1648
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
Second Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelJohn Middleton
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesLeven 1645-46
Hamilton 1648

Covenanter horse serving in England and Scotland in the First Civil War then on the Preston campaign in the Second Civil War

Service History

1645

  • July to September: Siege of Hereford
  • August: Skirmish at Bewdley
  • September: Battle of Philiphaugh
  • November to May 1646: Siege of Newark

1646

  • March: Siege of Kincardine Castle (1 troop)

1647

1648

  • August: Battle of Preston
  • August: Battle of Winwick Pass

Notes

Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Colonel John Middleton

Strength

See Also