|Catalog Number||WD 516|
Pattern: Army of Northern Virginia battle flag; wool, cotton.
Stars: Thirteen white cotton, 5-pointed.
Border: Orange wool border 1 1/2 inches on 3 sides. White canvas border 1 3/4 inches on hoist edge.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: Stenciled in black ink on white linen strip, "Seven Pines!"
|Material||textile (wool, cotton)|
|Dimensions||H-45 W-46 inches|
|Owner Regiment||11th Alabama Infantry (tentative)|
|Event||Battle of Glendale / Frayser's Farm|
Flag of the 11th Alabama Infantry (tentative). Captured at the battle of Charles City Crossroads, Virginia, June 30, 1862 by Charles Shambaugh, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves. Identification based on modern research.
"Captured by Corp'l Charles Shambaugh Co. B. 11th Penn Reserves at the Battle of Charles City Cross Roads June 30th 1862." (from "Record of Rebel Flags Captured by Union Troops After April 19, 1861", National Archives, RG 94)
Battle of Glendale / Frayser's Farm / Frazier's Farm / Charles City Crossroads / Nelson's Farm / New Market Road / Riddell's Shop
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