Designating Flag, Chief Quartermaster, 8th Army Corps

Designating Flag, Chief Quartermaster, 8th Army Corps

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Description
Wool bunting tapered swallowtail flag. Red field with two diagonally crossed stripes. Each stripe runs from one end of the hoist to the opposite end of the fly; the stripes cross at the fork in the swallowtail. Painted in the center of the flag, to the left of the cross in the stripes, is a white number "8". White hoist with no grommets. Inscription on hoist reads "Ch'f Q. M. 8 Army Corps".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
paint (number "8" material)
ID Number
AF.25238C
catalog number
25238C
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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