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covenanter:foot-regiments:james-wood-of-balbegno [19/02/2014 18:03]
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-|**Active**||+|**Active**|1650 to 1651|
 |**Country**|Scotland| |**Country**|Scotland|
 |**Allegiance**|Covenanter| |**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
-|**Conflicts**||+|**Conflicts**|Third Civil War|
 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
 |**Colonel**|Sir James Wood| |**Colonel**|Sir James Wood|
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 ===== Service History ===== ===== Service History =====
 +  *September: Wood commissioned Colonel for Mearns and Aberdeenshire
 +  *December: Wood petitions to quarter in Montrose while recruiting
 +  *December: Ordered to remain in Aberdeen
 +  *May: At Stirling
 +  *May: Ordered to the Head of Forth
 +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 and Flags===== =====Coats and Flags=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 +====Sir James Wood of Balbegno====
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 +  *June to July 1651: 244 men
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====