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 +====== Colonel John Campbell of Glenorchy’s Regiment of Foot======
 +
 +<WRAP right>
 +
 +| |1644 to 1646|
 +|**Country**|Scotland|
 +|**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
 +|**Conflicts**|First Civil War|
 +|**Type**|Foot|
 +|**Colonel**|John Campbell|
 +|**Area Raised**|Perthshire|
 +|**Coat Colour**| |
 +|**Flag Colour**||
 +|**Flag Design**| |
 +|**Field Armies**|Argyll 1644|
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +//​Covenanters serving in the First Civil War with Argyll, then in Highland garrisons//
 +
 +===== Service History =====
 +
 +====1644====
 +  *April: Campbell raises a regiment of 800 foot in Perthshire
 +  * Probably join Argyll
 +  *September to November: Serving with Argyll
 +  *November to January 1646: In garrison at Isle of Lochtay, Finlarig, Achallader, Barcaldine and Kilchurn Castles
 +  *Garrison of the Isle of Lochdochart surrenders to the MacNabs
 +
 +====1645====
 +  *In garrisons
 +
 +=====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
 +
 +=====Coats, Flags & Equipment=====
 +
 +=====Notable Officers=====
 +====John Campbell the younger of Glenorchy====
 +=====Strength=====
 +  *April: 800 strong
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====