Designating Flag, Headquarters, 8th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Blue field with a white six-point star in the center of the flag. Inside the star is painted the number "8" in red. White cotton hoist. Machine stitching. Inscription on hoist: "Headquarters 8 Army Corps."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 71 1/2 in x 38 1/4 in; 181.61 cm x 97.155 cm
ID Number
AF*25238A
catalog number
25238A
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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