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 Ussher was Anglo-Irish from Donnybrook, he served in the Bishops'​ Wars and was killed at Lichfield, 21st April 1643 Ussher was Anglo-Irish from Donnybrook, he served in the Bishops'​ Wars and was killed at Lichfield, 21st April 1643
 ====Sir Henry Washington==== ====Sir Henry Washington====
-Lieutenant-Colonel, commanded ​the regiment at Edgehill+Lieutenant-Colonel ​to Ussher and led the regiment at Edgehill. He was promoted to Colonel after Ussher'​s death at Lichfield. ​
 ====Prince Maurice==== ====Prince Maurice====
 [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​prince-maurice|Prince Maurice]] seems to have been honorary Colonel [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​prince-maurice|Prince Maurice]] seems to have been honorary Colonel
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 (1) Luke letter Book 20.2.1642/3 Microfilm narrative (1) Luke letter Book 20.2.1642/3 Microfilm narrative
-Major Gawdy was a Captain of Dragoons under Colonel Usher and received 2 shots in the thigh at Keinton. Because he was at Wantage, his Major made him a Major to a Regiment of Horse being raised in Suffolk.+Major Gawdy was a Captain of Dragoons under Colonel Usher and received 2 shots in the thigh at Keinton. Because he was at Wantage, his Majesty ​made him a Major to a Regiment of Horse being raised in Suffolk.