Colonel Angus MacDonald of Glengarrys’ Regiment of Foot

Active1647 to 1648
CountryScotland?
Ireland
AllegianceConfederate
Clericalist
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelAngus MacDonald
Area Raised
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Foot fighting for the Confederate Irish at Dungan’s Hill

Service History

1647

  • August: Battle of Dungan’s Hill

1648

  • Skirmish at Davidstown

Notes

Perhaps merged with the remnants of MacColla's redshanks after Knocknanuss? In 1648 MacDonald's men supported the Clericalist faction and, with MacCola's remnants, were destroyed by Irish Confederate Leinster Army horse of the Ormondist faction during the brief inter-Confederate civil war.

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Angus MacDonald of Glengarry

Hugh Mac Cormack

Perhaps led the unit at Dungan's Hill

Officer List

Strength

  • Under-strength in 1647

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