Our Flag, custom made for our unit on handwoven silk, with
original 19th century gold fringe, and real gold lettering.
Artwork by Valley artist Danny Mulvena. Lettering, shading,
and sewing by Steve Bailey.
Flag is proudly the property of Capt. James Brown and Steve
This is a copy of the first Battle flag of the
8th and used until Antetiem at which time it
This is the next battle flag used by the 8th. This one took place of the
one retired after the battle of Antietam in 1862 and was carried until it
was captured at the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863 during Pickett's
Charge. There was no flag to replace this one.