Viscount Taffe’s Regiment of Foot

Active1641 to
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelViscount Taafe
Area Raised
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Field Armies

Irish Confederate regiment

Service History

1641

  • Taafe to recruit disbanded men of Strafford’s New Irish Army for foreign service1).
  • Quartered in Sligo
  • At least 2 companies join the Irish Rebellion, whereas Taafe supports the Government

Notes

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Theobald, Viscount Taffe

Officer List

Strength

See Also

1) Confederate Catholics at War. Padraig Lenihan, Cork University Press, 2001. ISBN 1 85918 244 5. p 45