Dumfriesshire Regiments of Foot

Active 1645
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelsEarl of Annandale
Earl of Queensberry
Lord Johnstone
Laird of Lagg
Area RaisedDumfriesshire
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies

Dumfries foot regiments probably never raised in 1645

Service History

1645

  • August: Lt Cols claim for pay

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

The only reference found to these units was a claim for pay by their Lt Cols. In all likelihood they were never raised.

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Earl of Annandale

Earl of Queensberry

Lord Johnstone

Laird of Lagg

Strength

  • Supposedly four regiments

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