Lord Borlase's Troop of Horse

Active1642
CountryIreland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainLord Borlase
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesOrmonde 1642

Troop of horse serving in Leinster under Ormonde

Service History

1642

  • Based at Mallahide

Notes

Old horse

Flags and Equipment

Described as carbines

Notable Officers

Sir John Borlase, senior (Lord Borlase)

Sir John Borlase was Lord Justice of Ireland from 1640 to 1644.

Sir John Borlase, junior

Served as a Captain in Sir Henry Tichborne’s Regiment of Foot at the outbreak of the rebellion until he was made Colonel of the regiment of foot raised by his father.

Strength

  • 1642: 60 horse

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