How many stars are on the rebel flag?

Answer The Confederate, or rebel flag has 13 stars. They represent the 11 states that seceded from the Union to join the Confederacy, as well as Missouri and Kansas, which were admitted to the Confederacy... Read More »

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What is a rebel flag?

The Rebel flag, or Confederate Flag, was used during the Civil War by states that left the Union. There were many flags flown during the war, but the most popular was the Confederate Battle Flag, o... Read More »

What does the red represent on the rebel flag?

The red "field" of the confederate flag represents the blood shed for freedom. Some people have interpreted that as "military" blood on the battlefield; others have seen it as the blood Christ shed... Read More »

Who invented the rebel flag?

William Porcher Miles, a congressman and aide to General P.G.T. Beauregard, designed a rectangular banner for the Confederacy, but it was initially rejected. Beauregard resurrected this flag in squ... Read More »

Who designed the Rebel Flag?

General P.G.T. Beauregard and Congressman William P. Miles designed the Confederate battle flag. This flag, often referred to as the "Rebel Flag" or the "Southern Cross," never represented the Conf... Read More »