DUNBAR, ? [SSNE 498]

Surname
DUNBAR
First name
?
Title/rank
CAPTAIN
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
OFFICER
Education
Religion

Text source

There was an officer named Dunbar in Danish-Norwegian service in 1628. He was a lieutenant in Colonel Donald Mackay's [SSNE 93] regiment. He then entered Swedish service where he was later promoted captain in Patrick Ruthven's [SSNE 3413] regiment.

T. Riis, Should Auld Acquaintance Be Forgot (Odense, 1988), II, p.130 ; J. Mackay, 'Mackay's Regiment' in Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness, VIII, 1879, p. 187.

Service record

DENMARK-NORWAY, MACKAY'S REGIMENT
Arrived 1628-01-01, as LIEUTENANT
Departed 1628-10-04, as LIEUTENANT
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY
SWEDEN, PATRICK RUTHVEN
Arrived 1630-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Departed 1632-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY