Pattern: First National flag; wool, cotton.
Stars: Eleven white, cotton, 5-pointed.
Border: 2 3/4 inches white canvas on hoist edge.
Attachment: Sleeve; rope and toggle.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
|Material||textile (wool, cotton)|
|Dimensions||H-80 W-120 inches|
|Owned||T. Thatcher Graves|
|Event||Siege of Port Hudson|
|Provenance||Flag of the Confederate Navy, unknown vessel. Captured at Port Hudson, Louisiana, July 1863 and secured by T. Thatcher Graves, M. D., 114th Kentucky Infantry (USA), who afterward forwarded it to Danielson, Connecticut.|
Graves, T. Thatcher
Siege of Port Hudson
Confederate States Navy
items captured by Union soldiers
items captured from Confederate soldiers
items taken by Union soldiers
items taken from Confederate soldiers
United States Army