Captain Thomas Rossiter’s Company of Foot

Active1641 to
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
CaptainThomas Rossiter
Area RaisedWexford
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Irish Confederates raised from Wexford serving at the siege of Duncannon Fort

Service History

1641

  • Rossiter raises a company of about 60 men from Forth1).

1642

  • March: Siege of Duncannon Fort
  • June: Skirmish at Shielbaggan
  • July: Skirmish at Redmond’s Hall

Notes

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Thomas Rossiter

A landowner from Forth, County Wexford

Officer List

Strength

  • 1642: ~60 men

See Also

1) Confederate Catholics at War. Padraig Lenihan, Cork University Press, 2001. ISBN 1 85918 244 5. p 40-43