December 24, 1601

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December 24, 1601

The Battle of Kinsale. Hugh ONeill and Red Hugh ODonnell are heavily defeated by Mountjoy

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If any one single battle of Irelands Nine Years War was pivotal in nature, it is the Battle of Kinsale.

The Nine Years War was waged for a variety of reasons.

The Irish wanted their independence from English rule and the English wished to further in

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