Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 2nd Division, 16th Army Corps

Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with red triangles at each corner (the triangles are pie-shaped; the edges that face the center of the flag are convex). In the center of the flag is a white circular cross. The cross resembles a Maltese cross whose outer edges are curved, forming a circle. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "4th Brg 2nd Div. 16 Army Corps."
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
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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