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5th Minnesota national battle flag
back, machine stitching on stripe
black stains on red stripe.
front, machine stitching on red and white stripes
hand stitching on blue field
unstained top fringe and red stained bottom fringe
Description This national battle flag of the 5th Minnesota Infantry is of the New York Depot pattern with square field. See also flag staff 2007.84.34.B.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 72 inches height
78 inches width
Nomenclature Flag
Subjects Used by: United States Army, 5th Minnesota Infantry Regiment (1861-1865)
Used during Civil War
Flags & Banners. War Related. Civil War Era
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
Flag was carried in the Civil War.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2007.84.34.A