Designating Flag, 1st Division, 8th Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with a large red six-point star inset in the center of the flag. White heading has a metal grommet on either end. Reinforcement squares of fabric on each hoist corner. Machine-stitched with flat-felled seams; some hand-stitching in the insert. Inscription on hoist reads "8TH ARMY/CORPS 1ST DIVISION".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
metal (grommets material)
Measurements
overall: 73 in x 55 1/8 in; 185.42 cm x 140.0175 cm
ID Number
AF*25269B
catalog number
25269B
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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