Designating Flag, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Red field with blue union on top hoist corner. Two crossed white stripes, forming a saltire, in union. Three white stars arranged vertically beneath the union. The hoist has an inscription that reads "2nd Div. 3rd Brg. 4th Army Corp Dept. of/Cumberland R C Toy 47 N 9th Phila."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
ca 1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25235L
catalog number
25235L
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Military
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
Designating Flags
event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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