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(Left) The colours of the Tower Hamlets Trained Bands regiment of Parliamentary foot were clearly recorded, and one is carried here by Sealed Knot re-enactors at Weston Super Mare. The whole regiment carried red colours with the silver central motto JEHOVA PROVIDEBIT ("God Will Provide") surrounded by palm branches, with small palms in the corners, all except the colonel's having the St.George's Cross in the upper hoist canton. The sergeant-major's bore a single disc at the top edge beside the cross, instead of the alternative "pile"; so the first captain's bore two discs, the second captain's three (as here, with one disc obscured), and so on.

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