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 +====== Earl of Queensberry’s Regiment of Horse======
 +
 +<WRAP right>
 +
 +|**Active**|1640 to 1641|
 +|**Country**|Scotland|
 +|**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
 +|**Conflicts**|Second Bishops’ War|
 +|**Type**|Horse|
 +|**Colonel**|Earl of Queensberry|
 +|**Area Raised**|Dumfriesshire|
 +|**Flag Colour**| |
 +|**Flag Design**| |
 +|**Field Armies**|Leslie 1640-1|
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +// Covenanter horse forming part of Leslie’s army in the Second Bishops’ War//
 +
 +===== Service History =====
 +
 +====1640====
 +  *Raised in Dumfriesshire
 +  *April: Serving as a border guard
 +  *Join Leslie’s army at Duns?
 +  *August to August 1641: Occupy Newcastle
 +
 +====1641====
 +  *August: Return to Scotland and disbanded after the Treaty of London
 +
 +=====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 & Equipment=====
 +=====Notable Officers=====
 +====Earl of Queensberry====
 +James Douglas, 2nd Earl of Queensberry
 +=====Strength=====
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====