Baron Brittas’ Regiment of Foot

Active1642 to
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelBaron Brittas
Area RaisedLimerick
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesBarry 1642

Irish Confederate foot of the Munster army fighting at the Battle of Liscarrol in 1642

Service History

1642

  • Raised in Limerick
  • August: Siege of Liscarrol
  • August: Battle of Liscarrol1).

Notes

Coats, Flags & Equipment

The Irish foot at Liscarrol had fewer than 10% musketeers

Notable Officers

Baron Brittas

Theobald Bourke, Baron Brittas

Officer List

Strength

See Also

1) Confederate Catholics at War. Padraig Lenihan, Cork University Press, 2001. ISBN 1 85918 244 5. p 63