Lord Dillon’s Regiment of Foot

Active1640 to 1641
CountryIreland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelLord Dillon
Area RaisedLeinster
Flag ColourYellow & Red1)
Flag Design
Field ArmiesStrafford 1640

Regiment that was raised in Ireland for service under Strafford

Service History

1640

  • Raised in Leinster

1641

  • May: Disbanded

Notes

Dillon later joined the Catholic Confederacy.

Coats, Flags and Equipment

When first raised in 1640, the regiment carried yellow and red flags of an unknown design 2).

Notable Officers

Lord Dillon

Strength

See Also

1) , 2) ECW Flags and Colours 1: English Foot, Stuart Peachey & Les Prince 1990, Partizan Press ISBN:0946525846