Sir George Carteret’s Regiment of Foot

Activeto 1651
ConflictsThird Civil War
ColonelSir George Carteret
Area RaisedJersey
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Field ArmiesGarrison

Royalist regiment of foot holding the Island of Jersey

Service History


  • October: Defence of Jersey
  • October: Besieged at Mount Orgueil Castle?
  • October to December: Besieged at Elizabeth Castle?


Included a troop of horse

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

A list of the regiment's officers is shown in Officers and Regiments of the Royalist Army by Stuart Reid (Partizan Press).

Sir George Carteret

Sir George Carteret

Sir George Carteret

Sargeant Major George Collins Ment. I.O.

Captain Sim. Canham I.O. L + W

Captain Josua de Carteret (2) Captain Elias Dumaresq des Augres (1) Captain Robert Johnson I.O. L + W

Lieutenant John Coates I.O. Cornwall

(1) SP Channel Islands Vol.9.No.15. Captain of Trained band of Jersey for 26 years.

(2) SP23.72.809 Petition of Josua de Carteret of Jersey. Served as Captain of Foot before the wars and continued so under the Governor.

Lieutenant William Blake I.O. L + W Horse

His son Zouch de Carteret was captured in Worcestershire E.281.3 Capt. Of Horse


See Also