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Municpality of Gingen upon Fils (Germany)

Gemeinde Gingen an der Fils, Kreis Göppingen, Baden-Württemberg

Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Gingen upon Fils municipal banner] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 23 Jun 2013
approved 5 December 1958 See also:

Gingen upon Fils

Gingen Municipal Banner

Description of banner:
It is a blue - white vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: Landeskundliches Informationssystem Baden-Württemberg
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 23 Jun 2013

Gingen Municipal Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The silver (= white) shield is divided by a blue bend sinister wavy. In the upper dexter corner is a red church.
Meaning:
The bend wavy is symbolizing the Fils River, while the church is symbolizing the local parish church, having the oldest inscription in a church in Germany, dated from 984.
Source: Landeskundliches Informationssystem Baden-Württemberg

The banner was approved on 5 December 1958 by minister of interior of Baden-Württemberg, published in GABl 127/1959. The coat of arms was adopted in 1922.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 23 Jun 2013


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