Template:Country data United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

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Template:Country data United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland is an internal data container not intended to be transcluded directly. It is used indirectly by templates such as flag, flagicon, and others.

Flag of the United Kingdom.svg

Standard parameters

Parameter nameValueMeaning
alias United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Main article name (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland)
shortname alias United Kingdom (optional) Display name to be used for the wikilink, if alias is a disambiguated article name, for example
flag alias Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Image name (File:Flag of the United Kingdom.svg, shown on right)

Flag variants

LabelFlag image (40px)Image name
civilCivil Ensign of the United Kingdom.svgCivil Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg
governmentGovernment Ensign of the United Kingdom.svgGovernment Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg
RFABritish-Royal-Fleet-Auxiliary-Ensign.svgBritish-Royal-Fleet-Auxiliary-Ensign.svg
1801Flag of the United Kingdom (WFB 2000).svgFlag of the United Kingdom (WFB 2000).svg
navalNaval Ensign of the United Kingdom.svgNaval Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg
marinesFlag of the Royal Marines.svgFlag of the Royal Marines.svg
armyFlag of the United Kingdom (3-5).svgFlag of the United Kingdom (3-5).svg

Military ensigns

This template includes a naval ensign flag variant that can be used with Template:Navy:

  • {{navy|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland}} Royal Navy
  • {{flagicon|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland|naval}}United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

This template includes an air force ensign flag variant that can be used with Template:Air force:

  • {{air force|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland}} Royal Flying Corps
  • {{flagicon|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland|air force}}United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

This template includes a marine ensign flag variant that can be used with Template:Marines:

  • {{marines|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland}} Royal Marines
  • {{flagicon|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland|marines}}United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland


This template includes an army ensign flag variant that can be used with Template:Army:

  • {{army|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland}} British Army
  • {{flagicon|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland|army}}United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Redirect aliases

This template can also be used via an alias name (implemented as a redirect to this template):
Alias name{{flag|alias}} output{{flagcountry|alias}} output
UKGBI (view) UKGBI United Kingdom

See What links here for a full list of redirects.

Example usage

Using a flag variant

Using a redirect alias

Related templates

Please see the following related country_data templates:

TemplateData

This is the TemplateData documentation for this template used by VisualEditor and other tools; see the monthly error report for this template.

TemplateData for Country data United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

This template should not be used directly. It is used indirectly by flag templates such as Template:Flag and Template:Flagicon. See Category:Flag template system for a full list of flag templates and Wikipedia:WikiProject Flag Template for further documentation.

Template parameters

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
No parameters specified