Battle / Event Title: murder

General Details
Name / Locationmurder
Date1471
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause The son of Uilliam son of Colla mac Dubhghaill was attacked as he was returning from a term of service as captain of gallogasses in Leinster.
Classification Political Conflict
ResultThe son of Uilliam son of Colla mac Dubhghaill was killed as he was returning from the Leinster service - (AC, 1471, p. 555, par. 10)
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / Eventthe son of Uilliam son of Colla mac Dubhghaill
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - Forthe son of Uilliam son of Colla mac Dubhghaill
Forces Involved - Againstsons of Tomas son of Cathal O Ferghail
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved1st of 2
Victory / Defeat / NeitherDefeat
Casulties For: DeadThe son of Uilliam son of Colla mac Dubhghaill
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Dead
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
Role in Battle
Tactics Employed
Style of Dress
Weaponry
Employment Statustemporary - term of service
Employer's NameLeinster
Employer's Ethnicity
Employer's Status
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. 555