Sir Mungo Campbell of Lawer’s Troop of Horse

Active1644 to 1645
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainSir Mungo Campbell of Lawers
Sir James Campbell of Lawers
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesCallendar 1644
Urry 1645

Covenanter troop of horse serving on Callendar’s campaign on the Borders in 1644 beofre returning to Scotland

Service History

1644

1645

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

Campbell of Lawer's horse seem to have served as an independent troop for a while after leaving Sir Frederick Hamilton’s Regiment of Horse, then rejoined, where the troop was led by Sir James Campbell of Lawers from February 1646.

Flags

Notable Officers

Sir Mungo Campbell of Lawers

Strength

A single troop

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