Sir George Wentworth's Troop of Horse

Active1642
CountryIreland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainSir George Wentworth
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesOrmonde 1642

Troop of horse serving in Leinster under Ormonde

Service History

1642

  • August: Garrisoned at Killeneny

Notes

Wentworth additionally had 20 horse in his capacity as Provost Marshal of Leinster. Based at Naase in 1642.

Flags and Equipment

Described as carbines

Notable Officers

Sir George Wentworth

Wentworth was Provost Marshal of Leinster

Strength

  • 1642: 60 horse of his own troop & 20 horse of the Provost Marshal1)

See Also

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