Her last hours over Sumter…

Posted on April 11, 2011 by


The garrison flag, seen below, was actually replaced by the storm flag a few days prior to the bombardment. Nonetheless, it flew in defiance in the days leading up to the bombardment. Enjoy…

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Fort Sumters Garrison Flag. Image via Wikipedia

The garrison flag from another angle*

*Image from the National Park Service’s site, Symbols of Honor.