Designating Flag, 1st Division, 6th Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with red St. Andrew's cross in center of flag. The hoist corners are reinforced with small squares of white fabric. There are several patch repairs near the fly. White cotton hand-sewn hoist with a brass grommet at each end. Inscription on hoist "6TH ARMY/CORPS 1ST DIVISION." Machine-stitched seams.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 73 1/2 in x 57 1/2 in; 186.69 cm x 146.05 cm
ID Number
AF.25267B
catalog number
25267B
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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