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 +======Sir James Wemyss of Bogie’s Troop of Horse======
 +
 +<WRAP right>
 +|**Active**| 1647 to 1648|
 +|**Country**|Scotland|
 +|**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
 +|**Conflicts**|Second Civil War|
 +|**Type**|Horse|
 +|**Captain**|Sir James Wemyss|
 +|**Area Raised**| Various|
 +|**Flag Colour**||
 +|**Flag Design**||
 +|**Field Armies**| ​ |
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +//​Covenanter horse of the Scots New Model Army//
 +
 +===== Service History =====
 +
 +====1647====
 +  *March: Wemyss troop raised by taking 5 men from each of the 15 New Model  troops
 +
 +====1648====
 +  *Disbanded after the Treaty of Stirling
 +
 +=====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
 +
 +Wemyss was commissary-general to the Scots New Model and was re-appointed to the same post under the Engagers. His troop was designed to assist in collecting maintenance across Scotland.
 +
 +=====Flags and Equipment=====
 +=====Notable Officers=====
 +====Sir James Wemyss of Bogie====
 +=====Strength=====
 +  *1647: 75 horse in a single troop
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====