This is the flag flown by Samuel Maxey during the Civil War. After the war he served as a senator for Texas, once more representing his people, not on the battlefield with guns, but with words.
2nd National Confederate Garrison Flag ( in a smaller size)
Ft Fisher Garrison Flag Replica
Fort Fisher Battle
2nd National Confederate Garrison Flag
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This flag was also found at the Elmira prison where captured soldiers from the Fort Fisher battler were imprisoned.
Samuel Bell Maxey
United States Senator
March 4, 1875 – March 4, 1887
|Preceded by||James W. Flanagan|
|Succeeded by||John H. Reagan|
|Member of the Texas Senate from District 9|
|Preceded by||Jesse H. Parsons|
|Succeeded by||Rice Maxey|
|Born||March 30, 1825
|Died||August 16, 1895 (aged 70)
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
United States of America
Confederate States of America
United States Army
Confederate States Army
|Years of service||1846–1849 (USA)
Brevet First Lieutenant(USA)
Major General (CSA)
American Civil War
Samuel Bell Maxey (March 30, 1825 – August 16, 1895) was an American soldier, lawyer, and politician from Paris, Texas. He was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil Warand later represented Texas in the U.S. Senate.