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covenanter:horse-regiments:capt.-arthur-forbes [20/06/2014 15:12]
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covenanter:horse-regiments:capt.-arthur-forbes [20/07/2016 10:27] (current)
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 |**Active**|1640| |**Active**|1640|
 | |1644| | |1644|
 +| |1648|
 |**Country**|Scotland| |**Country**|Scotland|
 |**Allegiance**|Covenanter| |**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
 |**Conflicts**|Second Bishops'​ War| |**Conflicts**|Second Bishops'​ War|
 | |First Civil War| | |First Civil War|
 +| |Second Civil War|
 |**Type**|Horse|  |**Type**|Horse|
 |**Captain**| Arthur Forbes| |**Captain**| Arthur Forbes|
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 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
-//​Covenanter troop of horse disbanded for plundering in the Second Bishops'​ War, then opposing Montrose at Aberdeen in the Civil War//+//​Covenanter troop of horse disbanded for plundering in the Second Bishops'​ War, then opposing Montrose at Aberdeen in the First Civil War//
   
 ===== Service History ===== ===== Service History =====
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   *September: Battle of Aberdeen   *September: Battle of Aberdeen
  
 +====1648====
 +  *June: Apparently re-ativated,​ the troop quarters 24 horse at Lesmoir
 =====Notes==== =====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
 ===== Flags===== ===== Flags=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 ==== Arthur Forbes of Echt==== ==== Arthur Forbes of Echt====
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
- A single troop+  *A single troop
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====