Colonel Walter Dundas’ Regiment of Foot

Active1650
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsThird Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelWalter Dundas
Area Raised
Coat Colour
Flag ColourRed?
Flag Design
Field Armies Garrison

Covenanter regiment of foot serving as garrison of Edinburgh Castle in the Third Civil War

Service History

1650

  • Garrison of Edinburgh Castle
  • September to December: Besieged at Edinburgh Castle

Notes

Perhaps based on the company of Sir Alexander Stewart’s Regiment of Foot left at Edinburgh Castle prior to Dunbar.

Coats, Flags & Equipment

A red flag was captured at the fall of Edinburgh Castle, see Sir Alexander Stewart’s Regiment of Foot.

Notable Officers

A list of the regiment's officers is shown in Stuart Reid's Scots Armies of the 17th Century 2: Scots Colours Partizan Press 1988 ISBN 094652550 1

Walter Dundas

Strength

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