DOUGLAS, ROBERT [SSNE 2374]
Robert Douglas served first in William Lawson's [SSNE 2899] squadron, then became a captain in James Ramsay's[SSNE 3315] regiment. His company in 1631 included the likes of lieutenant Thomas Bamborough and sergeants Marmaduke Walter and Robert Medlicop - indicating that he perhaps had English or Irish recruits serving with him. Douglas died in 1631. Confer [SSNE 6690].
Sources: Swedish Krigsarkiv, Muster Roll, 1628/7-15; 1629/5-10,12,14,16,18,19; 1630/23; 1631/12, 15 DEAD; T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden (Edinburgh, 1907), p.222.
- SWEDEN, JAMES RAMSAY
- Arrived 1628-01-01, as CAPTAIN
- Departed 1631-12-31, as COLONEL
- Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY