Sir William Brooke’s Sutton at Hone Lathe Kent Trained Band Volunteer Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to 1647
ConflictsFirst Civil War
ColonelSir William Brooke
Area RaisedKent
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesEssex 1643
Waller 1643-4

Parliamentarian Trained Band foot serving under Essex and Waller

Service History


  • 8th September: Relief of Gloucester
  • 20th September: First Battle of Newbury
  • December to January 1644: Siege of Arundel


Notable Officers

A list of officers is shown in Laurence Spring's Waller's Army, The Regiments of Sir William Waller's Southern Association The Pike and Shot Association 2007 ISBN 978-1-902768-34-2

Sir William Brooke

Still colonel in 1647

Lt Col Ralph Weldon

Later raised his own regiment, Colonel Ralph Weldon’s Regiment of Foot.


See Also


keepyourpowderdry, 29/06/2020 11:35
Does anyone have a source for 'white??' coats?

tim, 13/01/2021 17:05
Hi Mike, I've flummoxed myself here - "??" means I was very dubious about the source but now I can't recall it. I have removed the white?? coats and will let you know if I turn the info up again.
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