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 +A history of the unit and lists of its officers are shown in Andrew Abram’s //More Like Lions Than Men: Sir William Brereton and the Cheshire Army of Parliament 1642-46// Helion & Co. Ltd., Warwick, 2020. ISBN 978-1-913118-82-2
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 In his claim for pay in 1646 Brereton stated that "I commanded a Regiment of Dragoons from my first comeing downe into Cheshire which was in January 1643 until ye said 24th of June 1645 (the date Brereton gave up his command under the S.D.O.)"​ However he did not claim any pay for the office as the regiment had never been officially commissioned. ​ In his claim for pay in 1646 Brereton stated that "I commanded a Regiment of Dragoons from my first comeing downe into Cheshire which was in January 1643 until ye said 24th of June 1645 (the date Brereton gave up his command under the S.D.O.)"​ However he did not claim any pay for the office as the regiment had never been officially commissioned. ​