Colonel Edward Vere’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644 to 1645
ConflictsFirst Civil War
ColonelEdward Vere
Area RaisedLancashire
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Royalist horse possibly in garrison at Lathom House in Lancashire

Service History


  • January to December: Besieged at Lathom House?


Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Edward Vere

Officer Lists

From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user '1642'

  • Colonel Edward Vere
  • Sargeant Major John Bermingham I.O. L + W
  • Captain John Bryers I.O. L + W
  • Captain Richard Eltenhead I.O. Lancs.
  • Captain John Hamilton I.O. L + W
  • Captain John Shaw I.O. Lancs.
  • Captain John Ward I.O. L + W
  • Captain Lieutenant John Brooks I.O. Lancs.
  • Lieutenant John Barton I.O. Lancs. to Capt. Bryers
  • Lieutenant William Gerard (1)
  • Lieutenant William Heald I.O. Lancs.
  • Lieutenant Francis Masham I.O. Lancs. to Sgnt. Maj. Bermingham
  • Lieutenant Thomas Middleton I.O. Lancs.
  • Lieutenant James Williams I.O. Yorks.
  • Cornet Jeremy Crosston I.O. Lancs.

Contemporary References

Also see Captain Stewart Mss. in H.M.C for Vere's activities around Lathom.

58/6(b) William Gerard Lt. Horse under Coll. Edw. Vere.


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