Major Nathaniel Gordon’s Troop of Horse

Active1644 to 1645
CountryScotland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
MajorNathaniel Gordon
Area RaisedAberdeenshire
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesMontrose 1644-5

Scots Royalist troop of Horse fighting alongside Montrose

Service History

1644

  • Raised in Aberdeenshire
  • September: Battle of Aberdeen (1 troop)
  • October: Battle of Fyvie (1 troop)

1645

Notes

Referred to as dragoons at the Battle of Fyvie.

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

Major Nathaniel Gordon

Later Lieutenant Colonel of Lord Gordon’s Regiment of Horse

Strength

A single troop

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