Sir Richard Byron’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Richard Byron
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison
Oxford 1645

Royalist regiment of horse in garrison at Newark

Service History

1644

  • February to March: Besieged at Newark
  • March: Battle of Newark
  • October: Battle of Denton

1645

  • May: Storm of Leicester
  • June: Battle of Naseby

Notes

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

Sir Richard Byron

Sir Richard Byron was a younger brother of John, Lord Byron, and served as governor of Newark.

Strength

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