Colonel Cook’s Essex Trained Band Auxiliary Regiment of Foot

Active1648
1651
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsSecond Civil War
Third Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelCook
Area RaisedEssex
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesFairfax 1648
Cromwell 1651

Regiment of foot serving at the siege of Colchester in the Second Civil War and at Worcester in the Third

Service History

1648

  • June to August: Siege of Colchester

1651

  • September: Battle of Worcester

Notes

By 1651 the regiment were referred to as militia rather than trained band auxiliaries.

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Cook

Strength

See Also