Sir Patrick Wemyss’ Troop of Horse

Active 1646
CountryScotland
AllegianceParliament
ConflictsIrish Confederate War?
TypeHorse
CaptainSir Patrick Wemyss
Area RaisedScotland
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies

Troop of Scots horse funded by the English Parliament for service in Ulster

Service History

1646

  • Raised in Scotland by the English Parliament for service in Ulster

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

A mysterious unit, other than its peculiar start nothing more is known.

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir Patrick Wemyss

Strength

  • A single troop

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