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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number WD 484
Description Pattern: Second National flag; wool, cotton.
Stars: Thirteen white cotton, 5-pointed.
Border: 2 inches white canvas on hoist edge.
Attachment: Sleeve and/or rope and toggle.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (wool, cotton)
Dimensions H-50.5 W-69 inches
Owner Regiment CSS Jackson [CSS Muscogee]
Event Battle of Columbus
Provenance Flag of the CSS Jackson [CSS Muscogee]. Captured at Columbus, Georgia, April 16, 1865 by the 1st Brigade, 4th Division, U. S. Cavalry Corps.

"Rebel Flag of the General Jackson captured by the 1st Brigade 4th Division C.C. at Columbus Ga. April 16th 1865" (from "Record of Rebel Flags Captured by Union Troops After April 19, 1861", National Archives, RG 94)
Search Terms Confederate States Navy
Wilson's Raid
Subjects Navies