Earl of Clanrickard’s Troop of Horse

Active1642 to
CountryIreland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainEarl of Clanrickarde
Area RaisedConnaught
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Field Armies

Troop of horse raised in Connaught serving in the Irish Confederate Wars

Service History

1642

  • Serving in Connaught1)

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Notable Officers

Earl of Clanrickard

Ulick Burke 5th Earl of Clanrickard was a Catholic Royalist opposed both to the Confederacy and Parliament.

Strength

  • 1642: A single troop of 40

See Also

1) An English Army for Ireland by Ian Ryder. Partizan Press