Captain Alexander Charteris of Amisfield’s Troop of Horse

Active1645
CountryScotland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainAlexander Charteris
Area Raised
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Field Armies

Scots Royalist horse fighting alongside Montrose at the Battle of Philiphaugh

Service History

1645

  • September: Battle of Philiphaugh

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Notable Officers

Alexander Charteris of Amisfield

Captain of horse, of Clan Charteris, he was captured with Montrose's forces in 1650 and executed in Edinburgh with The Maiden, an early guillotine.

Strength

A single troop

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