Sir Thomas Esmonde’s Regiment of Foot

Active1643 to
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Thomas Esmonde
Area RaisedWexford
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesPreston

Irish Confederate Foot from Wexford

Service History

1643

  • September: Raised by now1)

Notes

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir Thomas Esmonde

Sir Thomas was the son of the Protestant Lord Esmonde but was taken to Connaught and brought up as Catholic by his mother. He joined the Irish Confederates and rose to be Major General to Preston.

Officer List

Strength

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