Sir John Clotworthy’s Troop of Horse

Active1642 to
CountryIreland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainSir John Clotworthy
Area RaisedUlster
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field Armies

Troop of horse raised in Ulster serving during the Irish Confederate War

Service History

1642

  • Raised in Ulster

1643

1644

1645

1646

  • Quartered in Antrim and at Castle Morton
  • October: Troop still in existence

Notes

Unlikely to have served at Benburb1).

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir John Clotworthy

Strength

  • 1642: 60 horse2)

See Also

1) The Battle of Benburb 1646. Clive Hollick, Mercier Press, 2011. ISBN 978 1 85635 670 1.
2) An English Army for Ireland by Ian Ryder. Partizan Press