The Burgh of Dundee Regiment of Foot

Active1639
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Bishops’ War
TypeFoot
Colonel
Area RaisedDundee
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesMontrose 1639

Covenanters serving with Montrose at Aberdeen in the First Bishops’ War

Service History

1639

  • Raised in Dundee
  • May: Occupy Aberdeen
  • June: Battle of Megray Hill?
  • June: Skirmish at Brig o’ Dee
  • June: Occupy Aberdeen
  • June: Disbanded after the Treaty of Birks

Notes

A history of the unit is shown in Edward M. Furgol’s A Regimental History of the Covenanting Armies 1639-1651 Edinburgh, 1990. ISBN 0 85976 194 0

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Strength

  • Two companies

See Also