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RoyGBiv Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-15-10 03:03 PM
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5. Small quibble ...

The Navy Jack, which is what the above picture is, was never used on land.

What was used on land was a similar visual design, but on a square and a darker blue.

That design was then incorporated into the Second and Third National flags.

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