Designating Flag, 1st Division, 18th Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with a large red cotton cross bottony in the center of the flag. Reinforcement squares of fabric on both hoist corners. White cotton hoist with a grommet at each end. The inscription on the hoist reads "18TH ARMY/CORPS 1ST DIVISION." Machine and hand stitching; flat-felled seams.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: applique material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 72 in x 56 1/2 in; 182.88 cm x 143.51 cm
ID Number
AF*25277B
catalog number
25277B
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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