Americans Flew the Confederate Flag in Foreign Wars


KenK's picture

This should read "didn't bother the elites then".

pc's picture

The author makes the common vexillological misake of identifying the Battle Flag as the "Stars and Bars".  In reality, the Stars and Bars is this flag:

KenK's picture

The brass hats didn't object to CSA flags of any sort. If it kept the cannon fodder amused and placid until it was time to throw them into the meat grinder, well, so much the better.