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Object Name Hat, Slouch
Catalog Number 0985.04.00085
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
Provenance 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."
People Gibson, St. Pierre
Search Terms Gettysburg Campaign
Subjects Uniforms
hats
headgear
Sharpshooting
Dead persons
Casualties, War
War casualties