Designating Flag, Chief Quartermaster, 22nd Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting tapered swallowtail flag. Red field with two diagonal crossed blue stripes; the stripes (or bends) run from either the top or bottom of the hoist to the opposite swallowtail. The stripes cross at the fork in the swallowtail. In between the hoist and where the stripes cross is a number "22" in white. White hoist with no grommets. Inscription on hoist reads "R.C. Toy 49.N.9th Phila 22 Army Corps Chief Q. M."
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
ID Number
AF.25252C
catalog number
25252C
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
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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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