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Earl of Glencairn’s Regiment of Foot for Service in Ireland

Active1642 to 1646
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelEarl of Glencairn
Area Raised
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesMonro

Scots Covenanter regiment of foot of Monro’s army fighting at Benburb

Service History

1642

  • Raised and sent to Ulster

1643

  • Serving in Ulster

1644

  • Serving in Ulster

1645

  • Serving in Ulster

1646

  • June: Battle of Benburb

Notes

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

A list of the regiment's officers is shown in Stuart Reid's Scots Armies of the 17th Century 1. The Army of the Covenant 1639-1651 Partizan Press 1998 ISBN 094652550

Earl of Glencairn

Strength

See Also