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City of Usedom (Germany)

Stadt Usedom, Landkreis Vorpommern-Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Westpomerania

Last modified: 2017-11-11 by german editorial team
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Current Flag

[City of Usedom flag] 3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider , 18 Dec 2011

Description of current flag:
The flag's ratio is 3:5. It is a blue - white - blue vertical triband. The coat of arms is in the centre of the white stripe.
Source: Stefan Schwoon's database
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 Dec 2011

Coat of arms

Description of coat of arms:
In a silver (=very light grey) shield is a dexter facing light blue helmet crowned golden (=yellow) and crested by peacock feathers in natural colour. The shield is topped by a light blue helmet crowned golden (= yellow) and crested by peacock feathers in natural colour, accompanied by silver (= very light grey) and light blue scarves. The helmet is flanked by two narrow bicolour pennants horizontally divided light blue over silver (= very light grey).
Light blue and silver had been the colours of Hitherpomerania.
Sources: Stefan Schwoon's database and city's webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 Aug 2011

The flag was approved in 1997 and used since 1998.

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