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 +|**Flag Illustration 1**|{{:​covenanter:​foot-regiments:​dumfries_48.jpg?​200|}}((Original artwork by Tony Barton, shown by kind permission of Tony Barton and Charles Kightly. Previously published in Military Modelling magazine))|
 |**Active**|1648| |**Active**|1648|
 |**Country**|Scotland| |**Country**|Scotland|
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 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 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===== =====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====
-As was common for Scots foot regiments, the Colonel'​s company carried a white flag while other companies likely carried coloured flags, but none were recorded. The white flag had a gold gryphon crest with the motto //god send greace// and a scroll with the inscription //for Religion KING AND KINGDOMES// (though ripped and perhaps incomplete). ​ ((Stuart Reid's //Scots Armies of the 17th Century 2: Scots Colours// Partizan Press 1988))+As was common for Scots foot regiments, the Colonel'​s company carried a white flag while other companies likely carried coloured flags, but none were recorded. The white flag had a gold gryphon crest with the motto //god send greace// and a scroll with the inscription //for Religion KING AND KINGDOMES// (though ripped and perhaps incomplete). ​A reconstruction is shown in Illustration 1 above.((Stuart Reid's //Scots Armies of the 17th Century 2: Scots Colours// Partizan Press 1988))
  ​=====Notable Officers=====  ​=====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 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