Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 1st Division, 18th Army Corps

Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a blue pie-shaped triangle in each corner; the edges of the triangles facing the center of the flag are convex. In the center of the flag is a red cross bottony. Off-white cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Div. 4th Brg. 18th Army Corps." Machine and hand stitching.
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
overall: 72 1/2 in x 51 in; 184.15 cm x 129.54 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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