Lieutenant Colonel Hugh Montgomery’s Regiment of Horse

Active1646 to 1647
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
Lt ColonelHugh Montgomery
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesMiddleton 1646

Covenanter horse serving with Middleton in 1646

Service History

1646

  • April: Raised by now
  • April to May: Quartered in Aberdeen
  • Serving with Middleton

1647

  • January: Montgomery declines position as Adjutant General of Scots New Model Army, the unit likely disbands

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 and Equipment

Notable Officers

Hugh Montgomery

Strength

  • April 1646: 200 troopers in 4 troops

See Also