Designating Flag, Headquarters, 15th Army Corps

Description:

Rectangular wool bunting flag. The flag is divided into four fields: the upper hoist union is red, the upper fly union is white, the lower hoist union is yellow; the lower fly union is blue. Surmounting the fields, in the center of the flag is a black cartridge box design; on the front flap of the box is a gold plate with the letters "US" inside the plate. Above the cartridge box, in blue or black letters, is written "FORTY ROUNDS". White hoist with an inscription reading "Headquarters 15 Army Corps."

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: FlagsCivil WarRelated Event: Civil War

Subject:

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25245ACatalog Number: 25245AAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-c736-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1370263

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