Colonel Manus Roe O’ Cahan’s Regiment of Foot

Active1642
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelManus RoeO’ Cahan
Area RaisedUlster
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Ulster Irish Confederate foot fighting at the Brack of Gelvin in 1642

Service History

1642

  • May: Battle at the Brack of Gelvin

Notes

An account of the Brack of Gelvin is available online at One Last Effort

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Manus Roe O’ Cahan

Officer List

Brack of Gelvin 1642

  • Col. Manus Roe O’Cahan 200
  • Capt Brian O’Cahan 300
  • Capt Aveny McGory 100
  • Capt Galleglasse O’Cahan 100
  • Capt Rory Rent O’Cahan 150
  • Gory O’Cahan 100
  • Brian Carragh 150
  • Caul O’Neale 150
  • Con O’Gormley 100

Strength

As above, note some companies may not have been formally part of the regiment.

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