Designating Flag, 2nd Division, 15th Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with a black cartridge box in the center of the flag. On the front flap of the cartridge box is a yellow plate or oval; "U.S" is written on this oval. Above the flag, written in an arc is the phrase "FORTY ROUNDS" in black letters. At least part of the applied decoration on the flag is painted on. White hoist with an inscription reading "2nd Div 15 Army Corps."
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
ID Number
AF.25245H
catalog number
25245H
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

Comments

Add a comment about this object