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 <WRAP right> <WRAP right>
-|**Active**|1642 to |+|**Active**|1641 to |
 |**Country**|Ireland| |**Country**|Ireland|
 |**Allegiance**|Protestant| |**Allegiance**|Protestant|
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 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
 |**Colonel**|Sir William Stewart|  |**Colonel**|Sir William Stewart|
-|**Area Raised**| | +|**Area Raised**|Ulster|
 |**Coat Colour**| | |**Coat Colour**| |
 |**Flag Colour**||  |**Flag Colour**||
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 ===== Service History ===== ===== Service History =====
 +  *Raised in Ulster
 ====1642==== ====1642====
   *Raised ​   *Raised ​
- +====1643==== 
 =====Notes===== =====Notes=====
 +Sir William Stewart led a company of the 'old army', then was commissioned to raise a regiment of 1000 men in Ulster in 1641-2((Historical Manuscripts Commission, Fourteenth Report, Appendix, Part VII, The Manuscripts of the Marquis of Ormonde)).
 =====Coats, Flags & Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags & Equipment=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
- +A list of the unit's officers is shown in //Army List of the Ulster British Forces, 1642-1646.//​ by Kevin Forkan. Archivium Hibernicum, Vol. 59 (2005), pp. 51-65 available via [[http://​www.jstor.org/​stable/​40285202|JSTOR]]. A list of the regiment'​s officers is also shown in //An English Army for Ireland// by Ian Ryder, Partizan Press. ​ 
- +===Sir ​William ​Stewart====
-====Sir ​Robert ​Stewart====+
 ====Officer List==== ====Officer List====
-August ​1643+August ​20th-24th 1642((N.A. SP28/​120.)) 
 +  *Colonel Sir William Stewart'​s new company 
 +    *Lieutenant John Hemming 
 +  *Colonel Sir William Stewart'​s old company 
 +    *Lieutenant Alexander Stewart
   *Lieutenant Colonel Sir John Cunningham   *Lieutenant Colonel Sir John Cunningham
-  *Major Archibald ​Colvill+  *Major Archibald ​Caldwell 
 +  *Captain John Stewart 
 +  *Captain William Brisbene 
 +  *Captain Charles Boulton 
 +  *Captain Edward Maxwell 
 +  *Captain James Erskin 
 +  *Captain John Cunningham 
 +  *Captain James Cunningham 
 +  *Captain George Stewart
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 +  *1642: Establishment of 1000((//An English Army for Ireland// by Ian Ryder. Partizan Press))
 +  *August 1642: 1120
 =====See Also====== =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====