Sir Gervase Lucas’ Regiment of Horse

Active1642 to 1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Gervase Lucas
Area RaisedLeicestershire
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Royalist Regiment of Horse serving in Leicestershire as part of the garrison of Belvoir Castle

Service History

1643

  • April: Battle of Ancaster Heath?
  • May: Battle of Grantham?
  • September: Attempt on Leicester
  • November: Skirmish at Melton Mowbray
  • December: Skirmish at Sproxton Heath

1644

  • March: Battle of Cotes Bridge
  • March: Battle of Newark
  • March: Repulse from Bradford??
  • August: Loss of Wilne Ferry
  • October: Skirmish at Belvoir
  • October: Battle of Denton
  • November: Taking of Kirby Bellars

1645

  • November to February 1646: Besieged at Belvoir Castle

1646

  • February: Surrender of Belvoir Castle

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Notable Officers

Sir Gervase Lucas

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