Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 14th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 14th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Blue field with a white star near the hoist. Red union, on upper hoist hoist, with three crossed white stripes. Two of the stripes form a saltire; a third stripe of equal width, called a pale, vertically bisects the saltire. White hoist. Machine stitching; flat-felled seams. Inscription on the hoist reads "1st Brg. 3rd Div. 14th Army Corps Dept. of / Cumberland."
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 57 1/2 in x 62 in; 146.05 cm x 157.48 cm
ID Number
AF.25244K
catalog number
25244K
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History