Flag of South Africa

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Republic of South Africa
Flag of South Africa.svg
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Adopted27 April 1994

The national flag of South Africa was adopted in April 1994. It was designed by Frederick Brownell in March 1994.[1]

Appearance[change | change source]

It has horizontal bands of red (on the top) and blue (on the bottom), It is separated by a central green band which splits into a horizontal "Y" shape.

History[change | change source]

1912–1928 (de facto)
1910–1912 (de facto)

References[change | change source]

  1. "Finding Symbols For New S. Africa : Citizens Submit 7,000 Flag Designs". 27 October 1993. Archived from the original on 8 October 2016. {{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires |journal= (help)