Designating Flag, Headquarters, 1st Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Blue field with a white circle in the center of the flag. A red number "1" is either painted or appliqued in the white circle. There are reinforcement squares of fabric at each hoist corner. The white hoist, which has yellowed, has a metal grommet at each end. Inscription on hoist reads "1ST ARMY/CORPS HEADQUARTERS".
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
metal (grommets material)
ID Number
AF.25232S
catalog number
25232S
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Military
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Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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