Colonel Mungo Murray’s Regiment of Horse

Active1647 to 1648
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsSecond Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelMungo Murray
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies

Covenanter troop of horse of the Scots New Model Army

Service History

1647

1648

  • May: Murray supports the Engagement and is made Colonel of Dumfriesshire Horse
  • September: Battle of Stirling
  • September: 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

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Notable Officers

Sir Mungo Murray

Previously Lieutenant Colonel of Harie Barclay’s Regiment of horse, then Lt Col of Dalhousie's.

Strength

  • 1647: 1 troop of 80, reduced to 75
  • 1648: Murray to raise 80 more troopers

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