Captain John Campbell’s Troop of Horse

Active1646 to 1647
CountryEngland or Scotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainJohn Campbell
Area RaisedEngland
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies

Troop of horse serving in Ulster during the Confederate War

Service History

1646

  • Campbell raises a troop of horse in England for service in Ulster

1647

  • January: Campbell’s troop serving in Ulster

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

This unit may instead have been part of Monck’s forces and under Parliamentary control

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

John Campbell

Perhaps the John Campbell who was a captain of the Marquis of Argyll’s Highland Regiment of Foot

Strength

  • A single troop

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