Marquis of Hertford’s Regiment of Horse

Active1643 to 1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelMarquis of Hertford
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesHopton 1643
Oxford 1644

Royalist regiment of horse serving with the Oxford army and in the West under Hertford and Hopton during the First Civil War.

Service History

1643

  • January: Standoff at Cirencester
  • June: Skirmish at Chewton Mendip
  • July: Battle of Lansdown
  • July: Battle of Roundway Down
  • July: Storm of Bristol

1644

  • March: Battle of Cheriton
  • August: Battle of Lostwithiel
  • October: Second Battle of Newbury

Notes

The regiment included the Marquis of Hertford's Lifeguard troop.

Flags

Notable Officers

Marquis of Hertford

William Seymour (1588-1660) biographies at BCW and Wikipedia.

Strength

See Also