ABERCROMBIE, ROBERT [SSNE 5016]

Surname
ABERCROMBIE, ABERCROMBY
First name
ROBERT

Text source

A Robert Abercrombie was listed among the Scottish prisoners taken at the battle of Callo on 15 March 1639. A man of the same name served as Provost in the Scots Brigade in 1643

J. Ferguson, Papers Illustrating the History of the Scots Brigade in the service of the United Netherlands,1572-1697 (Edinburgh, 1899), pp.329, 452.

Service record

THE DUTCH REPUBLIC, THE SCOTS BRIGADE
Departed 1643-12-31, as PROVOST MARTIAL
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY