Routmaster Disney’s Troop of Horse

Active 1646
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainDisney
Area RaisedEngland
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesLeven 1646

Troop of Scots horse transferred from Parliamentary service and besieging Newark in 1646

Service History

1646

  • Transferred from Col Devereux’s Parliamentarian Regiment (date unknown)
  • January to May: Siege of Newark
  • July: Last mention of the troop

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

Disney

Strength

  • A single troop of 4 officers and 41 troopers at Newark

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