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Object Name SASH
Catalog Number 0985.13.00465
Description Sash of red silk mesh with red thread tassels at each end.
Dimensions W-5.5 L-78 inches
Owned John M. Jones
Owner Regiment Adjutant, Gen. John B. Magruder's Staff
Assistant Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Richard Ewell's Staff
Adjustant & Inspector General, Brig. Gen. Jubal Early's Staff
2nd Brigade, II Corps (Stonewall Jackson's old Division)
Event Battle of the Wilderness
Provenance Brig. Gen. John Marshall Jones wore this red silk sash as part of his Confederate uniform during the war. He was killed at the Battle of the Wilderness on May 5, 1864.
People Jones, John Marshall
Search Terms Battle of the Wilderness
Overland Campaign
Subjects uniforms
Dead persons
Death
Casualties, War
War casualties