English Civil War (part 4/5)

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What advantage did Charles have at the start of the civil war?
He had the nobility and Gentry on his side who were both wealthy and had experienced generals from the 30 year war.
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What happened at the first major battle in Warickshire?
The kings fources managed to advance south closer to London.
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What prevented the kings armies from reaching the capital
a large amount of volunteers at turnham green.
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In 1643 who agreed to help Parliment in the war against the king
Scotland
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In 1644 what turned the war in the favor of parliament?
superior finances.
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What major battle on English soil did parliament win in 1644?
battle of marston moor in yorkshire
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What was formed in 1645 on the parliamentary side?
The new model army
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Who lead the cavalry in the new model army?
Cromwell
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When was the turning point of the war?
Battle of Nasbey June 1645 where royalists where over whelmed
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When did the 1st civil war end.
June 1646 when Charles surrendered to the parliamentary forces.
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What happened at the first major battle in Warickshire?

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The kings fources managed to advance south closer to London.

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What prevented the kings armies from reaching the capital

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In 1643 who agreed to help Parliment in the war against the king

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In 1644 what turned the war in the favor of parliament?

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