Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 3rd Division, 6th Army Corps

Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with red triangles in each corner; the edges of the triangle facing the center of the flag are convex. In the center of the flag is a blue St. Andrew's cross. White cotton hoist. Machine-stitched using cotton threads. Twill tape tab at proper right end. The inscription on the hoist reads "4th Brg. 3rd Div. 6 Army Corps."
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
overall: 72 3/4 in x 53 in; 184.785 cm x 134.62 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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