DOUGLAS, GEORGE [SSNE 2358]

Surname
DOUGLAS
First name
GEORGE

Text source

A lieutenant George Douglas was in James Spens' [SSNE 1624] regiment in Swedish service in 1624. He is possibly the same as George Douglas listed as a captain of a company in Colonel James Ramsay's [SSNE 3315] regiment in 1631. That man was shot through the heart at the storming of Creutznach in February 1631. Confer [SSNE 2357 and 2362]

The Swedish Intelligencer: The Second Part (London, 1632), p.79; Swedish Krigsarkive, Muster Roll, 1624/8; 1625/3,5,6; 1626/3-9; 1629/22; T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden (Edinburgh, 1907), p.221.

Service record

SWEDEN, JAMES SPENS
Departed 1629-12-31, as LIEUTENANT
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY
SWEDEN, JAMES RAMSAY
Departed 1631-02-19, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY