William Gordon of Minimore’s Strathavan Highlanders

Active1644 to 1646
CountryScotland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelWilliam Gordon
Area RaisedStrathavan
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesMontrose 1644-5
Huntly 1646

Scots Royalist Highland contingent of foot serving alongside Montrose

Service History

1644

  • October: Battle of Fyvie

1645

  • 9th May: Battle of Auldearn - 300 men
  • 2nd July: Battle of Alford - 200 men
  • 15th August: Battle of Kilsyth - 200 men

1646

  • May: Taking of Aberdeen

Notes

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

William Gordon of Minimore

Strength

See Also

Gordon of Minimore's Regiment are now re-enacted by Colonel William Gordon's Company of Foote of the Sealed Knot.