Battle / Event Title: Roscommon

General Details
Name / LocationRoscommon
Date1377
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause interprovincial rivalry
Classification Political Conflict
Resultdeath of Richard Burke; Domhnall son of Cathal Oc O Conchobhair; Tadc Oc son of Tadc O Ceallaigh; O Mainnin; Mac Dubhghaill the Galloglass; the son of Niall Cam (or Cam AC, p. 346, par 2) perhaps it is a surname, Mac Neill Ca(e)m - AC, p. 348, note 2 and others
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / EventMac Dubhghaill the galloglass
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForMacwilliam Burke; Maelsechlainn O Ceallaigh, king of Ui Maine; Richard Burke, Domhnall son of Cathal Oc O Conchobhair; Tadc Oc son of Tadc O Ceallaigh; O Mainnin; the son of Niall Caem (or Cam AC, p. 346, par 2; perhaps Mac Neill Ca(e)m - AC, p. 348, note 2)
Forces Involved - AgainstRuaidhri O Conchobhair
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved7 of 8
Victory / Defeat / NeitherDefeat
Casulties For: DeadRichard Burke; Domhnall son of Cathal Oc O Conchobhair; Tadc Oc son of Tadc O Ceallaigh; O Mainnin; Mac Dubhghaill the Galloglass; the son of Niall Caem (or Cam AC, p. 346, par 2) perhaps it is a surname, Mac Neill Ca(e)m - AC, p. 348, note 2 and others
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Dead
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
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Employment Status
Employer's NameMacwilliam Burke and Maelsechlainn O Ceallaig
Employer's EthnicityIrish
Employer's Status Macwilliam Burke, chieftain and Maelsechlainn
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Presence of Horses in Battle / Event
Hostages and Opponents Details
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Source(s)
TitleAU, 1372.9 [1377], p.
TitleThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 349