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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number 1994.008
Description Pattern: First National flag; wool, cotton.
Stars: Eleven cotton, 5-pointed; ten encircling a larger center star.
Border: White canvas on hoist edge.
Attachment: Eyelets.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (wool, cotton)
Dimensions H-53 W-132 inches
Owned Charles Stuart Boggs
Event Battle of New Orleans
Provenance CS Naval Flag, unknown vessel. Awarded to Cdr. Charles Stuart Boggs, US Navy, as an unofficial reward for gallantry at the battle of New Orleans, Louisiana, April 1862.
People Boggs, Charles Stuart
Search Terms Confederate States Navy
United States Navy
Battle of New Orleans
Subjects Navies
Bravery
Awards