Captain John Campbell’s Troop of Horse

Active1646 to 1647
CountryEngland or Scotland
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
CaptainJohn Campbell
Area RaisedEngland
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Field Armies

Troop of horse serving in Ulster during the Confederate War

Service History


  • Campbell raises a troop of horse in England for service in Ulster


  • January: Campbell’s troop serving in Ulster


A history of the unit is shown in Edward M. Furgol’s A Regimental History of the Covenanting Armies 1639-1651 Edinburgh, 1990. ISBN 0 85976 194 0

This unit may instead have been part of Monck’s forces and under Parliamentary control

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

John Campbell

Perhaps the John Campbell who was a captain of the Marquis of Argyll’s Highland Regiment of Foot


  • A single troop

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