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 <WRAP right> <WRAP right>
  
-|**Active**|1640 to |+|**Active**|1640 to 1649|
 |**Country**|Ireland| |**Country**|Ireland|
 |**Allegiance**|Protestant| |**Allegiance**|Protestant|
 +| |Parliamentarian|
 +| |Royalist|
 |**Conflicts**|Confederate War| |**Conflicts**|Confederate War|
 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
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 |**Flag Design**|Unknown|  |**Flag Design**|Unknown|
 |**Field Armies**|Strafford 1640| |**Field Armies**|Strafford 1640|
 +| |Garrison|
 +| |Jones 1647|
 +| |Garrison|
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
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 ====1641==== ====1641====
 +  *May: Disbanded
   *October-November:​ Re-raised in Dublin   *October-November:​ Re-raised in Dublin
   *November: Besieged in Drogheda   *November: Besieged in Drogheda
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   *March: Sir Robert Byron recruits for service in England   *March: Sir Robert Byron recruits for service in England
   *December: Byron'​s Regiment shipped to North Wales   *December: Byron'​s Regiment shipped to North Wales
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 +====1646====
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 +  *August: Battle of Dungan'​s Hill
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 +====1649====
 +  *Part of the Parliamentarian garrison at Drogheda ​
 +  *July: Besieged at Drogheda by Inchiquin'​s Royalists
 +  *Some defect to Inchiquin'​s Royalists
 +  *September: Besieged at Drogheda by Cromwell
  
 =====Notes===== =====Notes=====
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 In March 1643 Sir Robert Byron, the regiment'​s Lieutenant Colonel, was ordered to raise 1000 musketeers from a number of regiments of Ormond'​s Leinster army to reinforce the Royalists in England. [[royalist:​foot-regiments:​sir-robert-byron|Sir Robert Byron’s Regiment of Foot]] was transported to North Wales, landing in December 1643.  In March 1643 Sir Robert Byron, the regiment'​s Lieutenant Colonel, was ordered to raise 1000 musketeers from a number of regiments of Ormond'​s Leinster army to reinforce the Royalists in England. [[royalist:​foot-regiments:​sir-robert-byron|Sir Robert Byron’s Regiment of Foot]] was transported to North Wales, landing in December 1643. 
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 +The rest of the regiment seems to have persisted in garrison at Drogheda and Dundalk. By 1647 Tichbourne had joined Parliamentary forces, fighting alongside Michael Jones. In 1649 the regiment was part of the parliamentary garrison of Drogheda (and Dundalk?) that surrendered to Inchiquin'​s Royalists in the July then partly defected to Inchiquin'​s force. Some remnants appear to have been present at Drogheda during Cromwell'​s storm and massacre of September 1649, An August 1649 Royalist muster at Drogheda noted //Their are allsoe many of Sir Henry Titchburne'​s redgment sicke, and noe allowance for them//​((Gilbert. A Contemporary History of Affairs in Ireland. Vol 2 p500)).
  
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