MELDRUM, WILLIAM [SSNE 320]

Surname
MELDRUM, MELDRAM
First name
WILLIAM, VILLUM

Text source

William Meldrum was allowed to help the the Prince of Orange in the war in the Low Countries with Scots who had been garrisoned at Ahrensburg (Ă˜sel) on 18 May 1578. He was possibly dismissed 1581.

J.C.W. Hirsch and K. Hirsch, (eds.), 'Fortegnelse over Dansk og Norske officerer med flere fra 1648 til 1814', (12 vols. Copenhagen, compiled 1888-1907), vol.7, 2; T. Riis, Should Auld Acquaintance Be Forgot (Odense, 1988), II, p.92.

Service record

DENMARK-NORWAY, NAVY
Departed 1581-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose NAVAL