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Colonel John Pickering’s Regiment of Foot

Active1644 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelJohn Pickering
Area RaisedEast Anglia
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesManchester 1644-5

Parliamentarian regiment of foot of the Eastern Association

Service History

1644

  • February: Repulsed from Hillesden House?
  • May to July: Siege of York
  • July: Battle of Marston Moor
  • July: Siege of York
  • July to August: Siege of Sheffield Castle
  • August: Taking of Welbeck Abbey
  • August: Taking of Staveley House
  • August: Taking of Bolsover Castle
  • August: Siege of South Wingfield
  • October: Second Battle of Newbury

1645

Notes

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

Colonel John Pickering

Strength

See Also

Pickering's are now re-enacted by Colonel John Pickering's Regiment of the Sealed Knot.