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 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
 |**Colonel**|Master of Gray| |**Colonel**|Master of Gray|
-|**Area Raised**|Perthshire| +|**Area Raised**|Perthshire ​or Angus|
 |**Coat Colour**|Grey?​| |**Coat Colour**|Grey?​|
 |**Flag Colour**||  |**Flag Colour**||
 |**Flag Design**||  |**Flag Design**||
-|**Field Armies**|Charles 1651|+|**Field Armies**|Browne 1651| 
 +|Charles 1651|
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
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 ====1650==== ====1650====
-  *December: ​Ordered to be levied+  *December: ​Gray commissioned colonel of foot for Perthshire
 ====1651==== ====1651====
-  *Raised ​in Perthshire +  *January: Ordered to be raised ​in Angus instead 
-  *20th July: Battle of Inverkeithing - //610 men//+  *May: At Stirling 
 +  *20th July: Battle of Inverkeithing - //~610 men//
   *September: Battle of Worcester   *September: Battle of Worcester
    
 =====Notes==== =====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 and Flags===== =====Coats and Flags=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 ====Master of Gray==== ====Master of Gray====
-Captured at Worcester+Captured at Worcester, he was eldest son of Sir William Gray of Pittendrum
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 +  *June 1651: 607 men
 +  *July 1651: 636 men
 +  *July 1651: 610 men
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====