William Gordon of Arradoul’s Troop of Horse

Active1639, 1645
CountryScotland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Bishops’ War
First Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainGordon of Arradoul
Area RaisedScotland
Flag ColourUnknown
Flag DesignUnknown
Field ArmiesAboyne 1639
Montrose 1645

Scots Royalist troop of horse, engaged in the First Bishop’s War of 1639 and raised again during the First Civil War, fighting as part of Montrose’s forces at the Battle of Kilsyth

Service History

1639

  • Raised
  • June: Battle of Megray Hill
  • June: Brig o’ Dee

1645

  • August: Battle of Kilsyth

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

William Gordon of Arradoul

Strength

One troop only

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