Designating Flag, Headquarters, 6th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Blue field with white St. Andrew's cross in the center of the flag. Red number "6" is painted in the center of the cross. White cotton hoist. Machine stitching. The inscription on the hoist reads "Head Quarters 6 Army Corps."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 63 in x 37 3/4 in; 160.02 cm x 95.885 cm
ID Number
AF*25228A
catalog number
25228A
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Military
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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