Pattern: U.S. Naval Signal flag; white field; cotton/wool.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
|Material||textile (cotton, wool)|
|Dimensions||H-22.5 W-21.5 inches|
|Owned||Newton Buckner ; Margaret Hadley Foster|
|Event||Battle of Galveston|
|Provenance||US Naval Signal flag, from unknown vessel. Captured at the battle of Galveston, Texas, January 1, 1863 by Gen. John B. Magruder's forces. It was presented to Margaret Hadley Foster by Lt. Newton Buckner of the Confederate Signal Corps shortly after the battle.|
Foster, Margaret Hadley