Sir William Courtney’s Troop of Horse

Active1642 to
CountryIreland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainSir William Courtney
Area RaisedMunster
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesSt Leger 1642
Inchiquin 1642-3

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

Service History

1642

  • Raised in Munster

Notes

Noted in the Munster forces in 1642 1). Later part of Lord Inchiquin’s Regiment of Horse

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir William Courtney

Strength

  • 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