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image by Kazutaka Nishiura, 27 March 2015
White plum flower emblem on light blue field. Plum is a prefecture flower
and the emblem stands for harmony and progress of people. Adopted 10 May 1908.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 6 May 1998
Blue field, white emblem. Proportions 2 : 3.
Jan Oskar Engene, 3 May 1996
The prefecture emblem was adopted on May 10th 1966 by Notice No 342 but there
is no flag law. The prefecture blue flag has a white emblem in the center. The
emblem is stylized hiragana ふく Fuku of Fukuoka in a prefecture flower plum.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 27 March 2015
image by Zachary Harden, 11 September 2009
Another prefectural flag is the flag of Traffic Safety.
The only information I can pull from the text is that it
was adopted in Showa 37 (1962). The flag is a mixture of 7 green and white bars,
with a yellow cross in the middle. It can be seen on the
Zachary Harden, 11 September 2009