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 +====== Sir Robert Campbell of Glenorchy’s Regiment======
 +
 +<WRAP right>
 +
 +|**Active**|1640 to 1641|
 +|**Country**|Scotland|
 +|**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
 +|**Conflicts**|Second Bishops’ War|
 +|**Type**|Foot|
 +|**Colonel**|Sir Robert Campbell|
 +|**Area Raised**|Perthshire|
 +| |Argyll|
 +|**Coat Colour**| |
 +|**Flag Colour**| |
 +|**Flag Design**| |
 +|**Field Armies**| Argyll 1640|
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +// Covenanters accompanying Argyll on his Highland campaign during the Second Bishops’ War//
 +
 +===== Service History =====
 +
 +====1640====
 +  *June: Raised in Perthshire and Argyll
 +  *June: Muster at Clachandysert
 +  *Raid the Keppoch MacDonalds of Lochaber
 +  *Raid Badenoch
 +  *Raid the Braes of Mar
 +  *Raid the Ogilvys at The Braes of Airlie
 +  *July: Raze the House of Airlie and Forter House
 +  *July: Plunder the Robertsons of Rannoch
 +  *August: Siege of Dumbarton Castle?
 +  *October: Raiding the MacDonalds, Robertsons and the Tutor of Struan
 +
 +====1641====
 +  *April: Ordered to be ready to march
 +
 +=====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=====
 +====Sir Robert Campbell of Glenorchy====
 +=====Strength=====
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====