Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 4th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Red field with blue union in the upper hoist corner. Union has three white stripes; two of the stripes cross diagonally to form a saltire and the third stripe, or pale, vertically bisects the saltire. One white star below the union. The white hoist has an inscription that reads "3rd Div'n 1st Brg 4th Army Corps Dept. of Cumberland."
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Civil War
Civil War
Designating Flags
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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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