Designating Flag, Chief Quartermaster, 10th Army Corps

Wool bunting tapered swallowtail flag. Red field with two blue crossed stripes; the stripes cross at the fork in the swallowtail. The number "10" is painted in white in the center of the flag. White cotton canvas hoist with an inscription that reads "Ch'f Q.M. 10 Army Corps." Machine stitching.
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (part: heading material)
paint (part: applied decoration material)
overall: 63 1/2 in x 48 in; 161.29 cm x 121.92 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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