Last modified: 2006-08-26 by ian macdonald
Keywords: british north borneo | lion (red) | disc (yellow) |
Links: FOTW homepage | search | disclaimer and copyright | write us | mirrors
by Juan Manuel Gabino
Flag adopted 5th January 1882, abolished 24th October 1949
In the Admiralty Flag Book 1889 the lion faces the fly but is changed to face the hoist in a 1902 amendment. I think that this was probably to correct an error in the book and not a change in the design of the flag.
David Prothero, 4 January 2001