SALISBURY, RALPH [SSNE 8450]

Surname
SALISBURY
First name
RALPH

Text source

Captain Ralph Salisbury was a Welsh officer in Dutch service between 1579 and c. 1595. He was killed in service sometime before 1596.


Sources:

British Library, Landsdowne Vol 79, f. 37, Names and numbers of captains dead and slain in the wars in the Low-Countries, 1595.

Trim, David, “Fighting ‘Jacob’s Wars.’ The Employment of English and Welsh Mercenaries in the European Wars of Religion: France and the Netherlands, 1562-1610,” (PhD Thesis, London, 2002), p. 464. 

 

This entry created by Mr Jack Abernethy.

Service record

LOW COUNTRIES, ANGLO-DUTCH BRIGADE
Departed 1595-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY