|Description||The pompon is large white and blue cotton puff on a brass stick.|
|Owned||William Taylor Watson|
9th Mississippi Infantry, Co. B (Old), "Home Guard"
AAG - Brig. Gen. Frank Armstrong's Staff
|Event||Battle of Thompson's Station|
Capt. William Taylor Watson wore this pompon during the war. Watson was killed in battle on March 5, 1863 at Thompson's Station in a charge on Union troops.
"A memento of William Taylor Watson."
Watson, William Taylor
Battle of Thompson's Station