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Umkirch Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Umkirch, Landkreis Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald, Baden-Württemberg

Last modified: 2019-12-02 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Umkirch municipal banner] 5:2 image by Jörg Majewski, 30 Nov 2019 See also:

Umkirch Municipality

Umkirch Banner

It is a yellow-blue vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 Nov 2019

Umkirch Coat of Arms

Shield Azure, St. Mary crowned Or, dressed Argent and holding Jesus Christ by her right arm and a sceptre fleury Or by her left hand, standing on a crescent recumbent Or.
St. Mary is patron saint of the local parish church. The first municipal seal from 1831 already displayed her. The tinctures were fixed in 1898.
Source: Landeskundliches Informationssystem Baden-Württemberg
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 Nov 2019

The banner was approved on 10 April 1984 by the county administration, published in GABl 402/1985.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 Nov 2019

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