Captain Owen O’ Dogherty’s Troop of Horse

Active1642 to 1646
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainOwen O’Dogherty
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesOwen Roe O’Neill 1642-6

Irish Confederate horse from Ulster serving in Owen Roe O'Neill's army

Service History

1642

  • O’Dogherty commissioned captain of horse1)

1643

  • September: Battle of Portlester

1644

1645

1646

  • June: Battle of Benburb?
  • August: Listed in O’Neill’s army

Notes

Not certain to have been at Benburb, although they were with O’Neill in August 16462)

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Owen O’Dogherty

Officer List

Strength

  • A single troop

See Also

1) , 2) The Battle of Benburb 1646. Clive Hollick, Mercier Press, 2011. ISBN 978 1 85635 670 1.