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 +|**Flag Illustration 1**|{{:​covenanter:​foot-regiments:​dunbar_1.jpg?​200|}}((Original artwork by Tony Barton, shown by kind permission of Tony Barton and Charles Kightly. Previously published in Military Modelling magazine))|
 |**Active**|1649-1651| |**Active**|1649-1651|
 |**Country**|Scotland| |**Country**|Scotland|
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 =====Coats, Flags & Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags & Equipment=====
-Flags of the regiment have been identified among those captured at Dunbar. Kerr's Colonel'​s colour was white with a blue panel with white saltire above a thistle and wreath proper. The scroll read //COVENANTS FOR RELIGION KING AND KINGDOMES PRO CHRISTO PRO PATRIA DULCE// while the other companies carried blue flags with white saltires with small central distinctions and numbers in red; thistle proper; martlet; label; star; ring; cinquefoil; fleur de lis.((Stuart Reid's //Scots Armies of the 17th Century 2: Scots Colours// Partizan Press 1988))+Flags of the regiment have been identified among those captured at Dunbar. Kerr's Colonel'​s colour was white with a blue panel with white saltire above a thistle and wreath proper. The scroll read //COVENANTS FOR RELIGION KING AND KINGDOMES PRO CHRISTO PRO PATRIA DULCE// ​(illustration 1), while the other companies carried blue flags with white saltires with small central distinctions and numbers in red; thistle proper; martlet; label; star; ring; cinquefoil; fleur de lis.((Stuart Reid's //Scots Armies of the 17th Century 2: Scots Colours// Partizan Press 1988))
    
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====