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Hackenheim municipality (Germany)

Verbandsgemeinde Deidesheim, Bad Dürkheim county, Rhineland-Palatinate

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[Hackenheim municipality flag] 5:2 image by Jörg Majewski, 26 Jun 2009
adopted ?

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Hackenheim municipality

municipality Hackenheim
VG Bad Kreuznach, inhabitants: 2,043
Bad Kreuznach county, state Rhineland-Palatinate
flag adopted: ?
source: municipality, in
Klaus Günther: "Kommunalflaggen von Rheinland-Pfalz", CD
*A "Verbandsgemeinde" (VG) is a combination of several municipalities to an administration community in Rhineland-Palatinate.
Jörg Majewski, 26 Jun 2009

I am going to attempt a blazon of these arms: Azure St George Argent head, nimbus and lance Or slaying a dragon Gules and issuant from a mount Or, an inescutcheon per fess checky Azure and Or Vert two rakes Argent in saltire.
Christopher Southworth, 26 Jun 2009

The Saint is St. Michel, patron of local church.
In the escutcheon the tools are hoes (german: Hacken), therefore the name of the municipality Hackenheim.
Jörg Majewski, 26 Jun 2009