By Katcher Ph., Scollins R.
The regimental or battery set of colors used to be greater than easily a unit designation, issued for the benefit of a commander in picking his devices within the box. It used to be the very image of the regiment; it used to be its center, the article that drew its individuals jointly. As such it used to be fiercely defended in motion, the place it flew within the centre of the road. Complemented by way of quite a few illustrations, together with 8 complete web page color plates by means of Rick Scollins, this booklet by way of Philip Katcher presents a desirable exam of the Union flags of the yankee Civil battle (1861-1865).
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