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 +======Colonel Walter Butler’s Regiment of Foot======
 +
 +<WRAP right>
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 +|**Active**| 1649|
 +|**Country**|Ireland|
 +|**Allegiance**|Confederate|
 +| |Royalist|
 +|**Conflicts**|Irish Confederate War|
 +|**Type**|Foot|
 +|**Colonel**|Walter Butler|
 +|**Area Raised**| |
 +|**Coat Colour**| |
 +|**Flag Colour**||
 +|**Flag Design**| |
 +|**Field Armies**|Munster 1649|
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +//Irish Confederate foot of the Munster Army fighting alongside the Royalists in 1649//
 +
 +===== Service History =====
 +
 +====1649====
 +  *April: Mustered at Polemonnty
 +
 +=====Notes=====
 +===== Coats, Flags & Equipment=====
 +
 +=====Notable Officers=====
 +==== Walter Butler====
 +====Officer List====
 +=====Strength=====
 + ​Mustered April 1649((Historical Manuscripts Commission, Fourteenth Report, Appendix, Part VII, The Manuscripts of the Marquis of Ormonde, p200)).
 +  *The Collonell'​s company : captain, lieutenaut, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 25 muskets, pikemen, 23 ; souldyors sick, 6 ; absent souldiors, 5. In all : 65.
 +  *Liuetennant-collonell Piers Butler'​s company : captain, ensigne, 2 drummes, 32 muskets, 27 pikes, 6 absent. In all : 71.
 +  *Major Theobald Butler'​s company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 27 muskets, 26 pikes, 4 absent, In all 63.
 +  *Captain Thomas Colclogh'​s company: captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 26 muskets, 27 pikes, 1 sick, 2 absent. In all : 62.
 +  *Captain John Butler'​s company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne ; Serjeants, 2 ; drume, 1 ; 47 muskets, 11 absent. In all : 64.
 +  *Captain Hackett'​s company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 30 muskets, 28 pikes, 2 sick, 7 absent. In all : 63.
 +  *Captain Nicholas White'​s company: captain, liejtenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 45 muskets, 20 pikes, 1 sick, 1 absent. In all : 73.
 +The whole number, 341.—This regiment is well armed.
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====