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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