German Empire - War Ensign (1871-1892)

Kriegsflagge

German Empire - War Ensign (1871-1892)

Usage

national flagensign navy war or military flagnavy

FIS

Historic flag no longer in use

adopted

1867

abolished

19-DEC-1892

Continent

Europe

Region

Western Europe

Country

Germany

Division

canton position: top hoist
canton partition: canton - horizontal stripes
area partition: cross

Charges

charges: over canton&area&within canton
partitions: canton&area partitioned

Division

cross position: shifted to hoist
cross division: fimbrated
area partition: canton
division lines: straight

Charges

charges: over cross and in some areas
partitions: cross and some areas