Flag of North Carolina

Aspect ratio:
4:3
Country:
United States of America (USA)
State:
North Carolina

Background knowledge

North Carolina's flag is a variant of the Confederate battle flag and consists of two horizontal stripes in red and white. In the left corner is a blue vertical stripe, on it is a white star next to which is a yellow N on the left and a yellow C for North Carolina on the right. Above and below are yellow banners in which are the dates 'May 20, 1775' and 'April 12, 1776'. Independence movements took place in North Carolina on these dates. The flag of North Carolina dates from 1885 and was named in honor of Charles I of England.

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