Colonel John Stradling’s Regiment of Horse

Active1645
1648
CountryWales
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
Second Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelJohn Stradling
Area RaisedGlamorgan
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Field Armies

Royalist horse probably serving in South Wales in 1645 and raised again in 1648

Service History

1645

  • August: Battle of Colby Moor
  • August: Besieged in Haverfordwest?

1648

  • Raised anew
  • May: Battle of St Fagan's

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Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

John Stradling

Brother of Sir Edward Stradling of St Donat's Castle. He was one of the leaders of the 1648 Royalist uprising in South Wales and was defeated at St Fagan's.

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