Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 14th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Swallowtail flag. Blue field with one white star near the hoist. Also on hoist side is a red union with one diagonal white stripe, or bend. Machine stitched using black, green, and white threads. Inscription on hoist reads "1st Brg. 1st Div 14th Army Corps Dept. of / Cumberland."
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: star material)
cotton (part: heading material)
overall: 58 3/8 in x 60 3/8 in; 148.2725 cm x 153.3525 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Civil War
related event
Civil War
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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