|Object Name||Hat, Slouch|
|Description||Light brown wool felt slouch hat with 3 inch brim; 1 inch brown cotton ribbon band; edging on brim missing; brown leather sweat band; no lining.|
|Dimensions||H-4 W-12 inches|
|Owned||St. Pierre Gibson|
|Owner Regiment||4th Virginia Cavalry, Co. D|
|Event||Skirmish at Westminster, Maryland|
Slouch hat worn by Lieutenant St. Pierre Gibson of Culpepper, Virginia of the 4th Virginia Cavalry when he was killed by sharpshooters at Westminster, Maryland on July 29, 1863.
"Hat, worn by Lieutenant St. Pierre Gibson, of Culpeper, when he was killed at Westminster, Md."
Gibson, St. Pierre