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Object Name SASH
Catalog Number 0985.02.00078
Description Sash of red silk mesh with small flat, woven ends. "J. M. K." is monogrammed in cross stitch near one end.
Dimensions W-4 inches
Owned James M. Kilpatrick
Owner Regiment 4th Florida Infantry, Co. C
Event Battle of New Hope Church
Provenance Lt. James M. Kilpatrick wore this red sash as part of his Confederate uniform. Kilpatrick went missing while leading a charge against Union troops at New Hope Church near Dallas, Georgia on May 28, 1864. His soldiers found his body between picket lines on June 1.
People Kilpatrick, James M.
Search Terms Atlanta Campaign
Subjects uniforms
Dead persons
Missing in action
Casualties, War
War casualties