Colonel Joachim Matthews' Essex Militia Regiment of Foot

Active1651
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsThird Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelJoachim Matthews
Area RaisedEssex
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Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesCromwell 1651

Regiment of foot serving at the Battle of Worcester in the Third Civil War

Service History

1651

  • September: Battle of Worcester

Notes

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Joachim Matthews

The Colonel's first name which does not appear in most sources is given in a document titled “Disbursements concerning the Regiment of Coll Joachim Mathews in the expedition to Worcester”1)

A List of the Officers between February and December 16502)

  • Col Joachim Matthews
  • Lt-Col [ ]
  • Major [ ]
  • Capt [ ] Caldwell
  • Capt [ ] Stracie
  • Capt [ ] Wolfe
  • Capt [ ] Lockey
  • Capt [ ] Savill
  • Capt [ ] Lowdon

Strength

See Also

1) N.A. SP28/332/522
2) N.A. SP28/332/518