Designating Flag, Headquarters, 5th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Blue field with a large white Maltese cross in the center of the flag. On the cross is a red number "5". White hoist with a metal grommet at each end. Inscription on hoist reads "5TH ARMY / CORPS HEADQUARTERS".
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
metal (grommets material)
ID Number
AF.25266I
catalog number
25266I
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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