Sir Richard Bassett’s Glamorgan Trained Band Regiment of Foot

Active1643
CountryWales
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir Richard Bassett
Area RaisedGlamorgan
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesOxford 1643

Glamorgan Trained Band supporting the Royalists and serving briefly with the Oxford Army

Service History

1643

  • August to September: Siege of Gloucester
  • September: First Battle of Newbury?

1644

1645

  • September: Loss of Cardiff?

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir Richard Bassett

Sir Ricard Bassett of Beaupre Castle, also active in the Second Civil War.

Strength

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