HAMILTON, ROBERT [SSNE 2607]

Surname
HAMILTON
First name
ROBERT
Title/rank
LIEUTENANT
Nationality
SCOT
Social status
OFFICER

Text source

Robert Hamilton was an ensign in Alexander Hamilton's [SSNE 380] regiment until 1630. Then he was an ensign in John Hamilton's [SSNE 2595] regiment. This regiment was taken over by Ludovick Leslie [SSNE 396] and served at the battle of Lutzen. He became a lieutenant that year.

Swedish Krigsarkiv, Muster Roll, 1629/14,16,18-20; 1630/22-33; 1631/12-15; 1632/31.

Service record

SWEDEN, ALEXANDER/JOHN HAMILTON
Arrived 1629-01-01, as ENSIGN
Departed 1632-12-31, as LIEUTENANT
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY