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John Forbes of Leslie’s Troop of Horse

Active1644 to 1645
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
Captain John Forbes
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesBalfour 1644
Baillie 1645

Covenanter troop of horse opposing Montrose at Aberdeen and Alford

Service History

1644

  • April: Join Argyll at Dunottar Castle
  • May: Occupy Aberdeen
  • September: Battle of Aberdeen

1645

  • July: Battle of Alford

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

John Forbes of Leslie

Strength

A single troop

See Also