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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number 0985.13.01821
Date post-1865
Description Pattern: Postwar Army of Tennessee battle flag; wool, canvas, cotton. "Joseph E. Johnston Camp C. V No. 2 Manchester, VA." inscribed on flag; portrait of Joseph E. Johnston in center of cross. Stars: Twelve white cotton, 5-pointed.
Border: 2 inches yellow wool fringe on 3 sides; 1 inch white canvas on hoist edge.
Attachment: Flagstaff.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (wool, cotton, canvas)
Dimensions H-44 W-57 inches
Owned James F. Flournoy; W. W. Cheatham
Owner Regiment Joseph E. Johnston Camp Number 2, Confederate Veterans
Provenance Postwar presentation flag of the Joseph E. Johnston Camp, Confederate Veterans, No. 2, Manchester, VA.

Flag of the Joseph E. Johnston Camp C. V. No. 2, Manchester, Va. Presented at the June meeting C. M. L. S. by Mrs. C. W. Schaadt Adjutant of the Camp. Among the survivors present were James F. Flournoy, Commander of the Camp, R. C. C. Wood, Lynchburg, Va.& Mr. W. W. Cheatham."
People Schaadt, C. W., Mrs.
Flournoy, James F.
Wood, R. C. C.
Cheatham, W. W.
Search Terms Manchester, Virginia
Subjects veterans