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Thomas Kerr of Cavers

Active1644

Country|Scotland|

AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse?
CaptainThomas Kerr
Area RaisedTeviotdale
Flag Colourunknown
Flag Designunknown
Field Armies

Scots border horse raiding the English Royalists in 1644

Service History

1644

  • Spring: Raised in Teviotdale, rendezvous at Douglas
  • May: Raid Cumberland Royalists
  • Disband

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

Uncertain if horse, foot or both, Furgol terms them a ‘retinue’.

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Thomas Kerr of Cavers

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