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confederate:foot-regiments:col.-richard-o-farrell [11/11/2019 22:36]
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confederate:foot-regiments:col.-richard-o-farrell [20/05/2020 23:04] (current)
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-|**Active**|1643 to 1646|+|**Active**|1643 to 1652|
 |**Country**|Ireland| |**Country**|Ireland|
 |**Allegiance**|Confederate| |**Allegiance**|Confederate|
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 ====1648==== ====1648====
 ====1649==== ====1649====
-  *November: Besieged at Waterford?+  *November ​to December: Besieged at Waterford ​(First siege)?
   *December: Skirmish at Passage Fort?   *December: Skirmish at Passage Fort?
 ====1650==== ====1650====
 +  *January: Besieged at Waterford (Second siege)
   *June: Battle of Scarrifhollis?​   *June: Battle of Scarrifhollis?​
 ====1652==== ====1652====
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 Farrell'​s regiment were credited with routing [[protestant:​foot-regiments:​edward-lord-conway|Lord Blayney’s Regiment of Foot]] at Benburb, defeating Monro'​s left wing.  Farrell'​s regiment were credited with routing [[protestant:​foot-regiments:​edward-lord-conway|Lord Blayney’s Regiment of Foot]] at Benburb, defeating Monro'​s left wing. 
 =====Coats, Flags and Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====
-In March 1643 Farrell returned from foreign service bringing //arms for a regiment//​. ​+In March 1643 Farrell returned from foreign service bringing //arms for a regiment//. In 1650 they were conventionally equipped with pikes and muskets
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 ==== Richard O’Farrell ==== ==== Richard O’Farrell ====
-[[https://​en.m.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Richard_O%27Farrell_(Irish_Confederate)|O'​Farrell]],​ or simply Farrell, previously served in O'​Neill'​s regiment on the continent, but returned later to Ireland. ​+[[https://​en.m.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Richard_O%27Farrell_(Irish_Confederate)|O'​Farrell]],​ or simply Farrell, previously served in O'​Neill'​s regiment on the continent, but returned later to Ireland. By 1650 he was Lieutenant General
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
-Mustered at "Waterford, the 24th of January, 1650:+Mustered at Waterford, the 29th of January, 1650:
    ​*Maior Farrall'​s company: Maior, 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Drume, 1; Corp[oralls],​ 2; M[usquetts],​ 21; Pikes, 14; Sick, upon oath, 3.    ​*Maior Farrall'​s company: Maior, 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Drume, 1; Corp[oralls],​ 2; M[usquetts],​ 21; Pikes, 14; Sick, upon oath, 3.
    ​*Captaine Bryen ORourk: Captaine, 1; Liuetennant,​ 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Drume, 1; Corporalls, 1; M[usquetts],​ 34; Pikes, 10; Ab[sent], by certificate,​ 3; Sick, by certificate,​ 2.    ​*Captaine Bryen ORourk: Captaine, 1; Liuetennant,​ 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Drume, 1; Corporalls, 1; M[usquetts],​ 34; Pikes, 10; Ab[sent], by certificate,​ 3; Sick, by certificate,​ 2.
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    ​*Captaine Michaell Farrall: Captaine, 1; Liuetennant,​ 1; Seriants, 2; Corporalls, 3; Drume, 1; M[usquetts],​ 19; Pikes, 14, Sick, vppon oath, 2.    ​*Captaine Michaell Farrall: Captaine, 1; Liuetennant,​ 1; Seriants, 2; Corporalls, 3; Drume, 1; M[usquetts],​ 19; Pikes, 14, Sick, vppon oath, 2.
    ​*Captaine Richard Farrall: Liuetennant,​ 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Corporalls, 2; M[usquetts],​ 7; Pikes, 14; Sick, vppon oathe, 2.    ​*Captaine Richard Farrall: Liuetennant,​ 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Corporalls, 2; M[usquetts],​ 7; Pikes, 14; Sick, vppon oathe, 2.
-   ​*Captaine Walter Phillips: Captaine, 1; Liuettennant,​ 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Drume, 1; Corporalls, 3; Mfusquetts], 27; Pikes, 22.+   ​*Captaine Walter Phillips: Captaine, 1; Liuettennant,​ 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Drume, 1; Corporalls, 3; M[usquetts], 27; Pikes, 22.
    ​*Captaine Connell Farrall: Captaine, 1; Seriants, 1; Corporalls, 2; M[usquetts],​ 8; Pike 15.    ​*Captaine Connell Farrall: Captaine, 1; Seriants, 1; Corporalls, 2; M[usquetts],​ 8; Pike 15.
    ​*Captaine Gerrald Farrall: Captaine, 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Corporalls, 1; M[usquetts],​ 9; Pikes, 7; Sick, vpon oath, 1.    ​*Captaine Gerrald Farrall: Captaine, 1; Ensigne, 1; Seriants, 2; Corporalls, 1; M[usquetts],​ 9; Pikes, 7; Sick, vpon oath, 1.