First up, Captain deBarandiston (who is an ancestor of mine on my mother's side) the flag is the family coat of arms.
What is this? A catholic priest in a staunchly anglican army. This must be a sneaker spy.
This a gentlemen adventurer "pippin frogmorton" with a ready sword (and no brains) makes this a Paladin on HoTT terms.
Another gentleman adventurer out for Spanish loot. This one is a hero.
Here is a pike block to keep the cavalry at bay.
Lastly, of course, a "shippes gonne"!