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 +======Colonel Robert Douglas’ Regiment of Foot======
 +
 +<WRAP right>
 +|**Active**|1651|
 +|**Country**|Scotland|
 +|**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
 +|**Conflicts**|Third Civil War|
 +|**Type**|Foot|
 +|**Colonel**|Robert Douglas|
 +|**Area Raised**|Teviotdale|
 +| |Selkirk|
 +| |Eskdale|
 +|**Coat Colour**| ​ |
 +|**Flag Colour**||
 +|**Flag Design**||
 +|**Field Armies**|Charles 1651|
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +// A small regiment of Covenanter foot raised in 1651//
 +
 +===== Service History =====
 +
 +====1651====
 +  *March: ​ Robert Douglas commissioned to raise a regiment of foot in Teviotdale, Selkirk and Eskdale
 +  *May:  At Stirling
 +  *September: Battle of Worcester??
 +
 +=====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
 +
 +It is uncertain whether this unit was at Worcester, they are not heard of after July 1651. 
 +=====Coats and Flags=====
 +=====Notable Officers=====
 +====Robert Douglas====
 +=====Strength=====
 +  *July 1651: 181 men 
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====