LESLIE, WILLIAM [SSNE 2935]

Surname
LESLIE
First name
WILLIAM
Title/rank
LIEUTENANT
Nationality
SCOT
Social status
OFFICER

Text source

William Leslie served first in the regiment of John Hamilton. This regiment was taken over by Ludovick Leslie [SSNE 396] and served at the battle of Lutzen. Leslie became a reformed lieutenant in Peter Murray's troop in 1635. He was a reformed lieutenant in Alexander Gordon's [SSNE 2499]dragoon regiment in 1634-5.

Swedish Krigsarkiv, Muster Roll, 1632/31 Probably the same as William Leslie listed at, Muster Roll, 1635/2,29-31; 1634/26.

Service record

SWEDEN, ALEXANDER/JOHN HAMILTON
Arrived 1632-01-01, as REF. ENSIGN
Departed 1632-12-31, as REF. ENSIGN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY
SWEDEN, ALEXANDER GORDON
Arrived 1634-01-01, as REF. LIEUTENANT
Departed 1635-12-31, as REF. LIEUTENANT
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY