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The state flag and ensign are the same, but with the shield not really centred but placed toward the hoist.
I noticed that the shade for the yellow stripe on the Saxony-Anhalt state flag is identical to the shade used for the German national flag.
It was adopted in 1848, and abolished in 1852; readopted as the flag of the Weimar Republic on August 11th 1919, and abolished and replaced by the Third Reich flag March 12th 1933.
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  Flag Legislation (Germany)
Flags shall be firstly hoisted to the top of the flag pole, then slowly brought down to a "half-mast" position.
On tall format hoisting flags the mourning band shall be fastened to the top of the mast and its length shall not exceed the short side of the flag.
The federal flag or federal service flag must never be used to adorn the podium or desk of a speaker.
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  Flag of Germany
In either case, these colours soon became to be regarded as the national colours of Germany during the period of the German Confederation in the first half of the 19th century.
After the Allied occupation, the fl-red-gold flag was once again adopted as the federal flag for the Federal Republic of (West-)Germany on May 9, 1949 which it has remained to this day.
The German Democratic Republic (East-Germany) had initially used the same flag, but on October 1, 1959 it introduced a communist emblem to the centre of the flag, which remained until East Germany was reunited with the Federal Republic in 1990.
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 The flag of Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Germany's flag consists of three horizontal stripes of equal width.
The flag on the left is one of two alternatee state flags flown on government buildings.
The civil flag on the right, which is also an alternate state flag, omits the coat of arms.
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 Germany Flag
When the Nazis came to power in 1933 the fl-red-gold flag was entirely removed and replaced with the fl-white-red, though they would eventually, on September 15, 1935, replace virtually all German governmental flags with designs based on the swastika flag that had been their party flag.
The German Democratic Republic (East Germany) had initially used the same flag, but on October 1, 1959 it introduced a communist emblem to the centre of the flag: a hammer (symbolizing the workers), and a pair of compasses (symbolizing the intellectuals) inside ears of grain (symbolizing the farmers).
The flag of the GDR was banned, and any use of it considered a criminal offence, in West Germany during much of the Cold War.
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 Flags of the World - Germany
The colors of this flag were taken from the uniforms of Baron von Luetzow's volunteers which fought in the Napoleonic wars.
The flag was first used in 1832 until 1892 when the Bismarck replaced the flag with his colors of fl, white and red.
In 1919 with Germany's defeat, Germany was declared a Republic and the fl, red and gold tri-color was adopted.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Tennis at the 1988 Summer Olympics
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The winter Olympics were begun in 1924 and were held in the same year as the summer games until the 1994 winter games in Lillehammer, Norway, when the alternating cycles began.
The 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, reflected a changed political landscape: the 172 participating nations and territories included the Unified Team (with athletes from 12 former Soviet republics), a reunited Germany, and South Africa, which was allowed to compete for the first time since 1960.
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 Search: Flag of Germany
The flag of Germany was adopted in its present form in 1919.
Germany Flags geographic.org; german flag; Flag of Germany geographic.org.
The flag of Germany was re-adopted on May 23, 1949; it had been Germany's flag from 1848 (when the German feudal states united) until 1871...
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 Flag of Germany
After the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II, Germany was occupied by the Allies.
The occupation government banished the existing national flags, and issued an order designating the international signal pennant representing the letter "C" (minus a triangular cutout) as the ship flag of Germany.
After the Allied occupation ended, the fl-red-gold flag was once again adopted as the federal flag for the Federal Republic of (West) Germany on May 9, 1949 which it has remained to this day.
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 German ( Germany ) Flag
We stock the Germany flag in 4x6 inch, 12x18 inch, 2ft x 3ft, 3ft x 5ft and 4ft x 6ft sizes in nylon and 3ft x 5ft in Superknit polyester.
Germany stick flag 4 inch x 6 inch, mounted on a 10 inch plastic stick.
Germany stick flag 12 x 18 inch, mounted on a 24 inch wooden stick.
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 Germany Flag - World Flags 101 - Germanyian Flags
It was then readopted as the flag of the Weimar Republic on August 11, 1919, and again abolished on March 12 1933, when it was replaced by the flag of the Third Reich.
The German flag was also used by the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) until 1959, but a coat of arms to it from 1959 to 1989.
Germany separated into two countries after the Second World War and reunited on October 3, 1990, and this flag was chosen.
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 Germany's Flag - EnchantedLearning.com
The flag of Germany was re-adopted on May 23, 1949; it had been Germany's flag beginning in 1848 (when the German feudal states united) until 1871 (when Bismarck came into power).
The German flag is a horizontal tricolor, with fl, red, and yellow stripes.
The colors of the flag were the colors of the German soldiers during the Napoleonic Wars.
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 State Alternate Flag of Germany
This illustration of the Germany Flag is available for immediate download as a single flag or as part of a complete set of international flags.
Two sizes for each country flag are available: one in the official proportions as specified by the particular country and one in a standardized 3:5 ratio.
Both the EPS and WMF versions are vector based graphics allowing you to print high resolution flags at any size from as small as a postage stamp to as large as a billboard.
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 Vice Admiral's Flag (Germany)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This flag was probably in use as early as 1867, certainly by the mid 1880s and has continued in use until today, except for the few years in which there was no German Navy, and for East Germany from 1945 until 1990.
The flags follow a pattern already established in the navy of the German Empire [and inherited from the Prussian Navy] and readopted in 1956.
The flag of the Vizeadmiral (vice-admiral) is square, white with a fl Iron Cross, fimbriated fl and white, with a fl disc in the canton.
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 About Germany - Travel, Maps, Flag and Information
Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany (German: Deutschland or Bundesrepublik Deutschland is one of the world's leading industrialised countries, located in Europe.
Germany was formed in 1871, after the Franco-Prussian War, which united a scattering of independent states into an empire.
The territory of Germany stretches from the high mountains of the Alps (highest point: the Zugspitze at 2,962 m) in the south to the shores of the North Sea in the north-west and the Baltic Sea in the north-east.
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 flagsonline.net Flag of Germany
Black, red and gold have been associated with Germany since the middle ages; however, the current flag colours are linked to volunteers fighting for Germany in the Napoleonic wars, early in the 19th century.
East and West Germany were re-united on the 3rd of October 1990 as a unified state, called the Federal Republic of Germany and adopted the horizontal striped fl-red-gold flag as their national symbol.
Germany also has a state flag, which features the national coat of arms placed in the centre of the flag, slightly overlapping the fl and orange stripes.
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 Flag of germany 1945
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Germany images are licensed from World66.com under, and are hereby subject to, the Creative Commons License.
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 Colours of the Flag (Germany)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The German flag consists of the colors of the coat-of-arms of the Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation (i.e.
From these colours the first flag of the student movement [Jenaer Burschenschaft] after the war was inspired: Gules, a fess Sable, an oakleaf Or.
Shortly afterwards the gold was given an equal rank, to make the flag similar to the French tricolour, a symbol of the revolution and of a new beginning.
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 German Flag - Flag Of Germany
If you would like to use this flag of Germany or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
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 Flag of germany
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 Flag of Germany Germany Flag { German Flags }
We stock the Germany flag in Feet and Inches 5' x 3' or Metres 1.5 x 0.9m We aim to deliver to European destinations within three working days and worldwide within five.
European power struggles immersed Germany in two devastating World Wars in the first half of the 20th century and left the country occupied by the victorious Allied powers of the US, UK, France, and the Soviet Union in 1945.
The democratic FRG embedded itself in key Western economic and security organizations, the EC, which became the EU, and NATO, while the Communist GDR was on the front line of the Soviet-led Warsaw Pact.
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 Germany Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Germany wears its riches well: elegant big-city charm, small picture-postcard towns, pagan-inspired harvest festivals, a wealth of art and culture and the perennial pleasures of huge tracts of forest, delightful castles and fine wine and beer are all there for the savouring.
When To Go Germany is a fine destination year-round, but most people visit between May and September when sunny skies are most likely and much of life moves outdoors.
Beer gardens and cafes bustle at all hours; outdoor events and festivals enliven cities and villages; and hiking, cycling and swimming (in lakes or pools) are popular pursuits - at least as long as the weather plays along.
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 Germany flag
We carry a wide variety of items for this flag including fullsize 3 by 5 foot flags which are ideal for indoor display and occasional outdoor use.
Flags are fully dyed and sewn on all sides with grommets.
Miniature desktop 4 by 6 inch flags are also available as well as mousepads, tshirts, enamel lapel pins, bumper decals, pin-back buttons, magnets, iron-on patches, and key chains.
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 Germany best flag in the world. Germany desk flags. Germany flag here.
Flag size is 3 inches x 4 inches.
We produce custom flags, state flags, country flags, military flags, and even Germany flags.
Flags are made of a cotton/poly rubber blend.
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 germany flag and description
The Germany flag was officially adopted on May 23, 1949.
The tricolore flag was designed in 1832, and the fl, red and gold colors were taken from the uniforms of German soldiers during the Napoleonic Wars.
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 Germany's Flag - EnchantedLearning.com
The flag of Germany was re-adopted on May 23, 1949; it had been Germany's flag beginning in 1848 (when the German feudal states united) until 1871 (when Bismarck came into power).
In 1919, Germany became a republic and the fl, red and gold flag was reinstated - until the Nazis took power in 1933.
In 1949 (after World War 2), the flag was again adopted as the flag of West Germany (Germany was split into East and West Germany after the war); in 1990, Germany was reunited.
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 Germany with Eagle Flag
This Germany with Eagle flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
Each flag is available for outdoor use, made with a heavy polyester heading and two brass grommets, or for indoor use with lined pole hem, velcro tabs and fringe.
There are 4 flag sizes available which are 2' x 3', 3' X 5', 4' X 6' and 5' X 8'
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 Germany - Flag
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Gold was added to create a flag similar to the French tricolour, a symbol of revolution.
It was changed to blue to express solidarity with the Allies during World War I. Effective date: 28 September 1917.
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