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Object Name Epaulet
Catalog Number 0985.13.00067b
Description Epaulet: One of a pair of epaulets (.13.67a-b) consisting of gold fringe and with brass crescents. With a storage box (.13.67c).
Dimensions W-4 L-6 inches
Owned John Quincy Marr
Owner Regiment "Warrenton Rifles" (later 17th Virginia Infantry, Co. K, "Warrenton Rifles")
Event Battle of Fairfax Court House
Provenance Capt. John Quincy Marr of the "Warrenton Rifles" wore this pair of epaulettes as part of his militia (and later Confederate) uniform. He was killed at the battle of Fairfax Court House.
People Marr, John Quincy
Search Terms Battle of Fairfax Court House
Subjects uniforms
Insignia
militias
Casualties, War
Dead persons
soldiers
War casualties