Captain Karnes’ Troop of Horse

Active1642 to
CountryIreland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainKarnes
Area RaisedUlster
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesUlster 1642

Troop of horse raised and serving in Ulster during the Irish Confederate Wars

Service History

1642

Notes

Karnes’ troop were newly raised in Ulster in 1642. Noted in the Ulster forces in 1642 1).

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Capt Karnes

Strength

  • 1642: 40 horse
  • 1642: 60 horse2)

See Also

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