What was Dillon’s Regiment (France)?

Introduction Dillon’s Regiment (French: Régiment de Dillon) was first raised in Ireland in 1688 by Theobald, 7th Viscount Dillon, for the Jacobite side in the Williamite War. He was then killed at the Battle of Aughrim in 1691. Refer to Flight of the Wild Geese and Capture of Grenada (1779). Williamite War Dillon’s Regiment was… Read More