15th Minnesota national battle flag

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Titles 15th Minnesota national battle flag
Description Regimental battle flag of the 15th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment. It was carried in the Spanish-American War. The silk flag with gold fringe has a blue canton decorated with gold leaf stars and thirteen red and white alternating stripes. The fourth red stripe reads, "15TH. MINN. INF. U.S. VOLS." See also flag staff, ID Number 2007.84.17.B, and cord and tassels, ID Number 2007.84.17.C.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 56 inches height (leading edge)
68 inches width (fly)
Nomenclature flag
Materials silk (textile)
gold leaf
Subjects Used by: United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 15th (1898-1899)
Used during: Spanish-American War, 1898
Used in: Minnesota, United States
Used in: Pennsylvania, United States
Used in: Georgia, United States
Flags & Banners. War Related. Spanish-American War Era
Dates Use: Exactly 1898 (Flag was carried in the Spanish-American War.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2007.84.17.A (Accession Number)

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