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covenanter:foot-regiments:earl-of-moray [19/03/2016 16:27]
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covenanter:foot-regiments:earl-of-moray [05/08/2016 11:48] (current)
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-======Earl of Moray’s Highland ​Levies======+======Earl of Moray’s Highland ​Regiment=====
  
 <WRAP right> <WRAP right>
 |**Active**|1644 to 1647| |**Active**|1644 to 1647|
 +| |1648|
 |**Country**|Scotland| |**Country**|Scotland|
 |**Allegiance**|Covenanter| |**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
 |**Conflicts**|First Civil War| |**Conflicts**|First Civil War|
 +| |Second Civil War|
 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
 |**Colonel**|Earl of Moray| |**Colonel**|Earl of Moray|
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 |**Field Armies**|Argyll 1645| |**Field Armies**|Argyll 1645|
 | |Baillie 1645| | |Baillie 1645|
 +| |Garrison|
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
-//​Covenanter highland levy fighting at Inverlochy and Alford//+//​Covenanter highland levy fighting at Inverlochy and Alford, raised again in 1648//
   
 ===== Service History ===== ===== Service History =====
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 ====1647==== ====1647====
   *February: Disbanded, except for one company sent to join [[covenanter:​foot-regiments:​general-of-artillery|The General of Artillery’s Regiment of Foot]] in the Scots New Model Army   *February: Disbanded, except for one company sent to join [[covenanter:​foot-regiments:​general-of-artillery|The General of Artillery’s Regiment of Foot]] in the Scots New Model Army
 +====1648====
 +  *May: Moray commissioned colonel for Moray, Nairn and Inverness and is appointed Governor of Inverness
 +  *May: 200 of Moray'​s foot to garrison Inverness
 +  *September: Likely disbanded
  
 =====Notes==== =====Notes====
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 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
   *December 1644: 550 foot   *December 1644: 550 foot
 +  *May 1648: Establishment of 1500
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====