Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps

Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field. In the center of the flag is a white fan-leaved cross with an octagonal center (similar to a Maltese cross). White canvas hoist. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Brg. 2nd Div. 19th Army Corps." Machine-stitched; flat-felled seams. Hand-stitched at fly with overcast stitch.
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (part: heading material)
overall: 70 in x 48 3/8 in; 177.8 cm x 122.8725 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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