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 ====1642==== ====1642====
   *23rd September: Battle of Edgehill - //Part of Charles Essex' Brigade (Front left)//   *23rd September: Battle of Edgehill - //Part of Charles Essex' Brigade (Front left)//
-  *13th November: Standoff at Turnham Green+  *13th November: Standoff at Turnham Green
 +  *November: Disbanded
  
 =====Notes===== =====Notes=====
 +The regiment was routed at Edgehill and Colonel Essex was killed there. They appear to either have been disbanded with the remnants drafted into, or re-organised into, [[parliamentarian:​foot-regiments:​col.-henry-bulstrode|Colonel Henry Bulstrode’s Regiment of Foot]] in November 1642.
 =====Coats, Flags and Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====
 The regiment were issued tawny coats lined yellow in September 1642 ((//ECW Flags and Colours 1: English Foot//, Stuart Peachey & Les Prince 1990, Partizan Press ISBN:​0946525846)). The regiment were issued tawny coats lined yellow in September 1642 ((//ECW Flags and Colours 1: English Foot//, Stuart Peachey & Les Prince 1990, Partizan Press ISBN:​0946525846)).
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 ====Charles Essex==== ====Charles Essex====
 +Led a brigade of the Parliamentarian foot at Edgehill, where he was killed in battle. ​
 =====Officer Lists===== =====Officer Lists=====
 ====June 1642 proposed for service in Ireland==== ====June 1642 proposed for service in Ireland====
-  *Colonel Charles Essex+  *Colonel Charles Essex((A List of the Field Officers...,​ London 1642. British Library Thomason Tracts 
 +E 669 f6 (32) ))
   *Lt-Col Adam Cunningham   *Lt-Col Adam Cunningham
   *Major Thomas Ogle   *Major Thomas Ogle
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   *Ensign Wayte   *Ensign Wayte
  
 +===September 1642===
 +  *Colonel Charles Essex((A List of the Army Under the Command of Robert Earle of Essex British Library E 117 (30) ))
 +    * Capt Lt Francis Hall 
 +    * Ens John Shipman
 +  *Lt Col Adam Cunningham ​
 +    * Lt Edward Barnewell ​
 +    * Ens Leonard Hawkins
 +  *Major James Webb 
 +    * Lt John Wheeler
 +  *Capt William Robert ​
 +    * Lt Ralph Williams ​
 +    * Ens John Waykins
 +  *Capt John Jenkins ​
 +    * Lt Bartholamew Elliot ​
 +    * Ens Tracey Smart
 +  *Capt Francis Hall 
 +    * Lt Walraven Hmert 
 +    * Ens John Withers
 +  *Capt William Frederick ​
 +    * Lt Christopher Crow 
 +    * Ens William Stratford
 +  *Capt John Haselwood ​
 +    * Lt Christopher Chidley ​
 +    * Ens Thomas Fitz
 +  *Capt Samuel Loftus ​
 +    * Lt James Burrell ​
 +    * Ens Robert Shergall
 +  *Capt Sir William Essex 
 +    * Lt Daniel Robinson ​
 +    * Ens Richard Thornehill
 +
 +  *Provost Marshall: Martin Benthin
 +  *Chaplain: Samuel Wells
 +  *Surgeon: John Browne
 +  *Quartermaster:​ Roger Wse
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 +  *October 1642: 520 rank and file(([[http://​journals.sagepub.com/​doi/​pdf/​10.1177/​0968344510365223|Aaron Graham. The Earl of Essex and Parliament’s Army at the Battle of Edgehill: A Reassessment. War in History 17(3) 276–293, 2010]]))
 =====See Also====== =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====