CARMICHAEL, ARCHIBALD [SSNE 6530]

Surname
CARMICHAEL
First name
ARCHIBALD
Title/rank
CAPTAIN
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
Education
Religion

Text source

Archibald Carmichael was a captain in Polish service in 1621. He captained men raised to form a regiment of 900 from the Scottish community living in Poland-Lithuania.

R. Frost, "Scottish soldiers, Poland-Lithuania and the Thirty Years' War" in S. Murdoch ed. Scotland and the Thirty Years' War, 1618-1648 (Brill, 2001),p.204.

Service record

POLAND-LITHUANIA,
Arrived 1621-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY