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 The Monmouth Trained Bands of 1638 consisted of 400 men armed with 200 muskets and 200 corslets (body armour, signifying pikemen). They also mustered 47 horse. The Monmouth Trained Bands of 1638 consisted of 400 men armed with 200 muskets and 200 corslets (body armour, signifying pikemen). They also mustered 47 horse.
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 +In July 1645 a list was drawn up of Trained Band colonels for the hundreds of Monmouthshire (see below). Each of the six hundreds was annotated with 160, probably indicating the number of men but more than likely an aspirational rather than an actual figure. ​
  
 In 1651 the Monmouthshire militia was ordered to rendezvous at Gloucester to hold the city during the Worcester campaign. ​ In 1651 the Monmouthshire militia was ordered to rendezvous at Gloucester to hold the city during the Worcester campaign. ​
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   *Thomas ​               160  Daldicot (Caldicot)   *Thomas ​               160  Daldicot (Caldicot)
-  *Sir Trevor Williams ​  ​160 ​ Uske (Usk) +  *Sir Trevor Williams ​  ​160 ​ Uske (Usk) (see [[royalist:​foot-regiments:​sir-trevor-williams|Sir Trevor Williams’ Regiment of Foot]]
-  *Sir William Morgan ​   160  Westlog (Wentloog) +  *Sir William Morgan ​   160  Westlog (Wentloog) (see [[http://​www.histparl.ac.uk/​volume/​1604-1629/​member/​morgan-sir-william-1567-1652|Sir William Morgan of Tredegar]], Capt of Wentloog militia by 1642, Gov. Newport 1643
-  *Price ​                ​160 ​ Arergarey (Abergavenny)+  *Price ​                ​160 ​ Arergarey (Abergavenny) ​
   *Wallin/​s ​             160  Skefrith (Skenfrith)   *Wallin/​s ​             160  Skefrith (Skenfrith)
-  *Sir George Probert ​   160  Raglan & Tir.+  *Sir George Probert ​   160  Raglan & Tir. (Raglan & possibly Tintern?) (probably [[http://​www.historyofparliamentonline.org/​volume/​1660-1690/​member/​probert-sir-george-1617-77|Sir George Probert]])
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