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covenanter:foot-regiments:james-arnot-of-ferny [06/06/2014 22:20]
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 ====1645==== ====1645====
-  *August: Battle of Kilsyth+  ​*July: Raised in Central Fife 
 +  *Mutiny twice while on the march 
 +  ​*August: Battle of Kilsyth, flee and disperse
  
 =====Notes==== =====Notes====
-1639 regiment either stayed to defend Fife or joined the Earl of Rothes'​ Regiment+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 
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 +The 1639 regiment either stayed to defend Fife or joined the Earl of Rothes'​ Regiment
 =====Coats, Flags and Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====
 Armed solely with muskets in 1639 Armed solely with muskets in 1639
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 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
   *A company of 60 musketeers in 1639   *A company of 60 musketeers in 1639
 +  *Said to be 1000 men strong in 1645
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====