Sir John Packington’s Troop of Horse

Active1651
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsThird Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir John Packington
Area RaisedWorcester
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesCharles II 1651

Royalist horse raised in Worcestershire during the Third Civil War, but swiftly defeated at the Battle of Worcester

Service History

1651

  • August: Raised in Worcestershire
  • 3rd September: Battle of Worcester

Notes

Flags & 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 John Packington

Sir John Packington, or Pakington, captured at Worcester.

Strength

Probably a single troop

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