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Papists recruited in the King’s army

In Military News on October 25 at 10:34 pm

25 Oct 1642 || A Commission was sent to the house of Commons, under the Kings own hand, granted to Sir John Beumont a Papist, to raise a Regiment, whose Officers are also Papists, which is to be published, that all the world may see whose cause it is that his Majesty fights for. || Humphrey Blunden – Speciall Passages and Certain Informations