Battle / Event Title: political conflict

General Details
Name / Locationpolitical conflict
Date1342
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause unclear
Classification Political Conflict
ResultAodh son of Aodh Breifnach son of Cathal Ruad O Conchobahir was made king by the men of Connacht[?]
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / EventGalloglasses of the son of Cathal son of Aodh Breifnech O Conchobhair
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForThe son of Cathal son of Aodh Breinach O Conchobhair and galloglasses
Forces Involved - AgainstMurchad son of Tomaltach O Flannacain of the Clann Chathail
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved1st
Victory / Defeat / Neithervictory
Casulties For: Dead
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: DeadMurchad, son of Tomaltach O Flannanain of the Clann Chathail
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
Role in Battle
Tactics Employed
Style of Dress
Weaponry
Employment Statuspermanent
Employer's Nameson of Cathal son of Aodh Breifnach O Conchobhair
Employer's EthnicityIrish
Employer's Status chieftain
Payment Details
Type of Payment
Form of Payment
When was Payment Received
Technical Term of Payment
Location for Collection of Payment - For Employer
Collector of Payment - For Employer
Collector of Payment - For Employee
Payment for Employee
Fines for Breach of Contract
Person to Whom Fine was payable
Presence of Horses in Battle / Event
Hostages and Opponents Details
Hostages Taken
Hostages Taken - Form of Ransom
Hostages Taken - Place of Imprisonment
Hostages Taken - Date of Release
Opponents Hostages
Opponents Hostages - Form of Ransom
Opponents Hostages - Place of Imprisonment
Opponents Hostages - Date of Release
Opponents Dress
Opponents Weaponry
Opponents Trophies
Source(s)
TitleThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 291