Sir Thomas Lunsford’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Thomas Lunsford
Area RaisedMonmouthshire
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Royalist regiment of horse based at Monmouth

Service History

1644

  • May: Defence of Monmouth
  • September: Stormed at Monmouth
  • November: Storm of Monmouth?
  • December: Lunsford apparently involved in a raid from Oxford on Marcham

1645

  • June: Battle of Winstanstow
  • October: Besieged at Monmouth

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir Thomas Lunsford

Contemporary References

From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642

E.258.4.3 December 1644

  • Colonel Trollop
  • Captain Trollop
  • Colonel Sir John Pettus
  • Colonel Sir Thomas Lunsford

All marched from Oxford to Marcham to plunder.

Strength

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