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image by Eugene Ipavec, 1 December 2005
[Ed. This municipality merged into the new city of Katori on March 27, 2006]
Yamada town in Chiba adopted its flag on October 10 1966.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 22 November 2005
The Yamada town emblem is based on a mountain and a rice paddy and was
adopted June 1, 1965, according to the Yamada
website (link no longer active)
Eugene Ipavec, 1 December 2005
Yamada (山田) means mountain (yama) rice paddy (da), so the
emblem is canting. The same page tells us that Yamada Town resulted from the
combination of Fuma Town, Yamakura Village and Yazu Village.
Jonathan Dixon, 8 December 2005