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 =====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=====
 ==== John Forbes of Lairgy==== ==== John Forbes of Lairgy====
 +Captured at Aberdeen, he was freed upon parole but couldn'​t secure a release of Royalist prisoners in exchange, so honourably returned to captivity with Montrose, who soon released him anyway. He may have fought later under Lord Forbes. ​
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
  A single troop  A single troop