Captain Broyghwell Lloyd's Company of Firelocks

Active1642-
CountryEngland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
CaptainBroyghwell Lloyd
Area RaisedEngland of Wales
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesOrmonde 1642-3

English Firelocks serving in Ireland. It is not known if they returned to England with the other two Firelock companies

Service History

1642

  • Spring: Raised in England or Wales
  • March: Shipped to Dublin

Notes

Initially appear to have been attached to the Lord Lieutenant General’s Regiment of Foot1).

Flags and Equipment

Equipped with Firelock muskets

Notable Officers

Captain Broyghwell Lloyd

Strength

  • 100 in a single company2)

See Also

1) An English army for Ireland by Ian Ryder, Partizan Press
2) Historical Manuscripts Commission, Fourteenth Report, Appendix, Part VII, The Manuscripts of the Marquis of Ormonde