NO ARMOUR BUT COURAGE: COLONEL SIR GEORGE LISLE, 1615-1648

JONES (S.)

C006

£29.95

408pp., 10 illuys. 2016. He fought at Edgehill, Chalgrove and the First Battle of Newbury in 1643. Commissioned shortly afterwards as a full Colonel, in 1644 he took charge of a veteran regiment and was noticed again for his diligence and efficiency at the Battle of Cheriton. He faught gallantly at the Second Battle of Newbury before leading the principal assault on the city of Leicester in May 1645 and then being badly wounded at Naseby.