Flag of the Cayman Islands

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The flag of the Cayman Islands consists of a Blue Ensign defaced with the British overseas territory's coat of arms.  Adopted in 1959[1] to supplement the Union Jack and to replace the flag of the Colony of Jamaica, it has been the flag of the Cayman Islands since the territory was granted self-government that year.[2]

Cayman Islands
Flag of the Cayman Islands
UseCivil and state flag, state ensign
Proportion1:2
Adopted1999
DesignA British blue ensign with the coat of arms of the Cayman Islands in the fly

ReferencesEdit

  1. Smith, Whitney (27 July 2011). "Flag of Cayman Islands". Encyclopædia Britannica. Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc. Retrieved 4 May 2021.
  2. Ferguson, James A.; Winker, Carol Ann; Ebanks, Elizabeth Pat (3 March 2021). "Cayman Islands – History". Encyclopedia Britannica. Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc. Retrieved 5 May 2021.