Sir Thomas Bridges’ Troop of Horse

Active1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Thomas Bridges
Area RaisedSomerset
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Royalist horse serving in garrison at Bath

Service History

1645

  • July: Stormed at Bath

Notes

In garrison at Bath alongside Bridges' regiment of foot

Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir Thomas Bridges

High Sheriff of Somerset and Governor of Bath from 1643 to 1645

Officer Lists

From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642

  • Lieutenant Colonel Ryslye Ment. I.O.
  • Lieutenant John Byam I.O. Somerset to Lt. Col. Ryslye
  • Cornet Thomas Wickham I.O. Somerset to Lt. Col. Ryslye
  • Quartermaster Henry Hodges I.O. Somerset to Lt. Col. Ryslye

Strength

A single troop

See Also