Sir Robert Clavering’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Robert Clavering
John Forcer
Area RaisedNorth
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGlenham 1644
Langdale 1645

Later Colonel John Forcer’s Regiment of Horse

Royalist regiment of horse serving in Northumberland in early 1644, later joining the Northern Horse

Service History

1644

  • January: Loss of Morpeth
  • April: Taking of Dumfries
  • May: Siege of Morpeth?
  • May: Taking of South Shields Fort
  • May: Skirmish at Sunderland

1645

  • February: Battle of Melton Mowbray
  • March: Battle of Pontefract
  • May: Storm of Leicester
  • June: Battle of Naseby
  • August: Storm of Huntingdon
  • September: Battle of Rowton Heath
  • October: Battle of Sherburn in Elmet
  • October: Battle of Carlisle Sands

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir Robert Clavering

Colonel John Forcer

Strength

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