Pierce Mac Thomas Fitzgerald’s Horse

Active1647
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
ColonelPierce Fitzgerald
Area RaisedLeinster
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesLeinster

Irish horse of the Leinster army

Service History

1647

  • August: Battle of Dungan's Hill

Notes

MacThomas led a combined unit of around 200 experienced horse at Dungan's Hill, likely comprised of a number of independent troops including his own.

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Pierce Mac Thomas Fitzgerald

Led Confederate insurgents in Leinster in 1641-2 before these were reduced into a foot regiment.

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