Colonel Sir Thomas Morton of Cambo’s Regiment of Foot

Active1645
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir Thomas Morton of Cambo
Area RaisedFife
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Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesBaillie 1645

Fife levies fighting for the Covenanters at Kilsyth

Service History

1645

  • July: Raised in East Fife
  • Mutiny twice while on the march
  • August: Battle of Kilsyth, flee and disperse

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 and Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir Thomas Morton of Cambo

Killed at Kilsyth

Strength

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