|Catalog Number||WD 156|
Pattern: Army of Northern Virginia battle flag; wool, cotton.
Stars: Thirteen white cotton, 5-pointed.
Border: 2 inches white wool on 4 sides.
Attachment: 2 1/4 inches blue wool sleeve on hoist edge.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
|Material||textile (wool, cotton)|
|Dimensions||H-45.5 W-48 inches|
|Owner Regiment||Unidentified Unit, Gen. Johnson Hagood's Brigade, South Carolina Infantry (tentative)|
|Made||probably Charleston Depot, Charleston, South Carolina, CSA|
|Event||Second Battle of the Weldon Railroad / Globe Tavern|
Flag of an unidentified unit, Gen. Johnson Hagood's Brigade, South Carolina Infantry (tentative). Captured at the battle of Weldon Railroad, Virginia, August 21, 1864 by the 5th U. S. Army Corps. Identification based on modern research.
"Confederate Battle Flag" (from "Record of Rebel Flags Captured by Union Troops After April 19, 1861", National Archives, RG 94)
Probably Charleston Depot, 1st issued April 1863 for Dept. of SC, GA, & FL