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Ühlingen-Birkendorf Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Ühlingen-Birkendorf, Landkreis Waldshut, Baden-Württemberg

Last modified: 2019-11-03 by klaus-michael schneider
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Ühlingen-Birkendorf Municipality

Ühlingen-Birkendorf Banner

It is a white-red vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Nov 2019

Ühlingen-Birkendorf Coat of Arms

Shield Gules, an open wreath Argent, charged in base with a heraldic rose of the same, above an anchor and a fasces in saltire, both Argent.
Since 1971 Ühlingen incorporated seven municipalities, finally on 1 January 1975 also Birkendorf. The name was however changed to Ühlingen-Birkendorf. The arms are based on seals from the 19th century. The reasons for the choice of its charges are unknown. From 1903 until 1964 there had been eight heraldic roses on the wreath.
Source: Landeskundliches Informationssystem Baden-Württemberg
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Nov 2019

Banner and arms were approved on 12 October 1964 by Minister of Interior of Baden-Württemberg, published in GABl 623/196.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Nov 2019

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