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Object ID GENL-1978.067.0061a-g
Object Name FLAG, SIGNAL
Description U.S. Army Signal flag kit w/4 flags, 2 wood rods, & a heavy canvas bag-holder. a) Canvas bag holder. Brown rectangular w/adjustable shoulder strap, flap & buckle closure, 2 leather cords each threaded through 2 holes in a row of 3 holes. Printed on front, "U.S. Army Flag kit" & picture of 2 flags w/torch. b) red cotton twill flag w/white square in center. One loop & 2 sets of ties on one end. c) white cotton twill flag w/red square in center. One loop & 2 sets of ties on one end. d) cotton twill flag made of red triangle & white triangle sewn togetherinto a square. One loop & 2 sets of ties on one end. e) same as "d". f) wood rod w/ 2 indentations for tying the flags to "g". g) same as "f". Period: c. 1915
Date 1915
Caption 1978.67.61d & g: Red and white signal flag with wooden handle; c.1915