Original Civil War Massachusetts Cavalry “Light Brigade” Flag Relic In Antique Framed. Named to Major Atherton H. Stevens, Jr. Stevens history:
Atherton H. Stevens, Jr
Residence Cambridge MA; a 36 year-old Merchant.
Enlisted on 10/31/1861 as a Captain.
On 12/17/1861 he was commissioned into “D” Co. MA 1st Cavalry
He was transferred out on 2/12/1864
On 2/12/1864 he transferred into Field & Staff MA 4th Cavalry
He was Mustered Out on 5/7/1865
A fantastic painted silk flag portion souvenired and saved by Stevens. 1st Massachusetts Cavalry. 100% guaranteed to be authentic. Certified by the Gettysburg Museum of History with documentation (COA) provided. A rare opportunity large flag parts like this rarely come up for sale.