Sir George Gordon of Gight’s Regiment of Foot

Active1639, 1644
CountryScotland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Bishops’ War
TypeFoot
ColonelsGordon of Gight
Laird of Gight
Area RaisedGarioch
Coat Colourunknown
Flag Colourunknown
Flag Designunknown
Field ArmiesAboyne 1639
Huntly 1644

Scots Royalist regiment that took part in the First Bishop’s war and was raised again in the First Civil War

Service History

1639

  • Raised
  • June: Battle of Megray Hill

1644

  • Raised again by the Laird of Gight
  • Took part in Huntly's rising

Notes

Coats, Flags and Equipment

Armed with pike and musket

Notable Officers

Sir George Gordon of Gight

Laird of Gight

Son of Sir George

Strength

See Also