Pattern: N/A; flag fragment; three flag fragments of red and blue wool bunting and white cotton. Attached to cardboard.
Stars: None; portion of one star arm present.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
|Owned||William M. Bridges|
|Event||Battle of Fort Sumter|
|Provenance||Three fragments are from a flag that flew over Fort Sumter during the bombardment. They were given to Captain William M. Bridges by Colonel Young--who commanded the fort at that time--when on a visit|
Bridges, William M.