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 +======Sir Edmond Fitzgerald’s Regiment of Foot======
 +
 +<WRAP right>
 +
 +|**Active**| 1649|
 +|**Country**|Ireland|
 +|**Allegiance**|Confederate|
 +| |Royalist|
 +|**Conflicts**|Irish Confederate War|
 +|**Type**|Foot|
 +|**Colonel**|Sir Edmond Fitzgerald|
 +|**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=====
 +==== Sir Edmond Fitzgerald====
 +====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 : captaine, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 30 musketts. In all : 33.
 +  *Major James Byrne'​s company : captain, lieutennant,​ ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 33 muskets. In all : 36.
 +  *Captain Piers Walsh his company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne, sick, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 33 muskets, 20 pikemen. In all : 56.
 +  *Captain Laurence Byrne'​s company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 1 piper, 36 muskets, 28 pikemen. In all : 68.
 +  *Captain John FitzMorrish Gerrald'​s company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 1 piper, 28 muskets, 23 pikemen. [In all:] 75.
 +  *Captain John Shihie'​s company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 35 muskets, 31 pikemen. In all : 69.
 +
 + The whole number, 317.—This regiment is well armed according to the number.
 +=====See Also======
 +===== Links =====
 +