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[Deutscher Segler Verband]
image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 28 Feb 2009
[Deutscher Motor Yacht Verband]
3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 11 July 2007
   

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Yacht Club Hagnau / Bodensee e.V.

[Yacht Club Hagnau / Bodensee (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 19 June 2002

Pennant divided by a chevron, blue hoist, yellow fly. Bodensee is the German name for Lake Constance.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 19 June 2002


Hamburger Jachtklub

[Hamburger Jachtklub ensign (German YC)]
2:3 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 11 Dec 2020
[Hamburger Jachtklub burgee (German YC)]
image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 11 Dec 2020
   

The ensign (see left image above) was a black-white-red horizontal tricolour like the German merchant ensign until 1918. The burgee (see right image above) was red parted by a white saltire, charged in its centre by a black disc. The club has nothing to do with Hamburger Yacht-Club, which was established much later in 1961.
Source: Flaggenbuch 1905, part IV, p.3, row 3 columns 4 and 5
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 11 Dec 2020


Hamburger Yachthafen-Gemeinschaft e.V.

[] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Dec 2020

According to §3 of its statutes the community has exclusively non-profit purposes, especially the promotion of sailing and motor yachting. Furthermore it is maintaining and supplying a harbour as mooring place for the vessels of all its members (yacht clubs). Gains are exclusively used for the above mentioned non-profit purposes and the members get neither shares nor benefits
The community has a rectangular pennant. Its pattern is the same as that one of the historical pennant (Flüüger) model 1500.
Source: yacht club website
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Dec 2020


Motorboot Club Hamburg e.V.

[Motorboot Club Hamburg e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 May 2002

It is a white pennant with a black cotized scandinavian cross. At the intersection-point of crossbars is a red roundel with a white "Hamburg-gate".
Source: I spotted this flag on 4 April 2004 on Billerhuder Insel, Hamburg.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 July 2007


Segelgemeinschaft Hamburg

[Segelgemeinschaft Hamburg (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019

White pennant cotised red-white, at hoist a catboat black, in fly a black inscription "HSG" with increasing letters. For further information click: yacht club website.
Source: I spotted a car sticker in Hamburg-Hamm on 5 November 2011.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019


Segelgemeinschaft Hamburger Flugzeugbau e.V.

[Segelgemeinschaft Hamburger Flugzeugbau (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 18 Dec 2020

It is a blue pennant with two red figures, being probably part of an aeroplane's rudder.
Source: I spotted this car sticker on 21 December 2008 in Hamburg-Lokstedt.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 Feb 2009


Hamburger Segel-Club e.V.

Burgee

[Hamburger Segel-Club e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 8 May 2002

White pennant with a red Scandinavian cross fimbriated black and white (1:2) and a black disc placed upon the cross. Red and white are the traditional colours of Hamburg.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 8 May 2002

"Long" pennant

[Hamburger Segel-Club e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Peter Hans van den Muijzenberg, 15 June 2014

The problem is, that there exist different versions of that flag. On the car-sticker version the black roundel is just touching the black lines of cross-fimbriation. On the wall of clubs boathouse is an image, in which the roundel exceeds the crossbars. This one is the version of the flag, hoisted upon the boat house at the banks of Alster lake.
Source: I spotted this flag on 12 January 2007
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 10 July 2007

Flag

[Hamburger Segel-Club e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Apr 2012

The club also has a flag-version with same pattern as burgee.
Source: I spotted this flag at the club's landing stage on 15 April 2012.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 Apr 2012


Hamburger Wassersportgemeinschaft von 1973 e.V.

[Hamburger Wassersportgemeinschaft von 1973 e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019

White pennant divided by a red-white-red Scandinavian cross, shifted to the hoist a white disc with a black steering wheel, flanked by black initials HWSG.
Source: I spotted this pennant in the club's yacht harbour in Hamburg-Hammerbrook on 13 April 2012.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019


Hamburger Yacht-Club e.V.

[Hamburger Yacht-Club e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 May 2019

White pennant parted by a red saltire, on its centre a red disc fimbriated blue and charged with a Hamburg castle, blue inscription "HYC" in top, hoist and bottom quarter. The club was established in 1961 and is located in Hamburg-Tatenberg.
Source: I spotted this pennant on 22 April 2019 in Hamburg-Tatenberg.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 May 2019

Hamburger Yacht- und Motorboot-Club e.V. (1961 - 1974)

[Hamburger Yacht- und Motorboot Club e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 Dec 2020

Hamburger Yacht Club was established in 1961 as Hamburger Yacht- und Motorboot Club and renamed in 1974 to Hamburger Yacht Club. The first pennant was white, parted by a red saltire, on its centre a red disc fimbriated blue and charged with a Hamburg castle, blue inscription "HYMC" in top, hoist, bottom and fly quarter. The club was established in 1961 and was located in Hamburg-Tatenberg.
Source: "Hamburger Yacht Club e.V. im ADAC - Festschrift zum 50. Jubiäum", pp.2 and 13
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 Dec 2020


Hamburger Yacht Club "Sturmvogel" e.V.

[Hamburger Yacht-Club e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 May 2019

White pennant fimbriated red, over a red disc a passing black storm bird.
Source: yacht club website
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 May 2019


Hamburgischer Verein Seefahrt e.V.

[Hamburgischer Verein Seefahrt e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 14 Sep 2005

White pennant with a red Maltese cross. Red and white are the traditional colours of Hamburg.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 8 May 2002

The yacht club website shows a (rectangular) flag, rather than a pennant-shaped burgee.
Santiago Dotor, 14 Sep 2005


Vereinigung Hamburger Yacht-Segler e.V.

[Vereinigung Hamburger Yacht-Segler e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 2 Jan 2021

The pennant is blue charged with a yellow wreath.
Source: here
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2021


Hannoverscher Yacht-Club e.V.

[Hannoverscher Yacht-Club e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 8 May 2002

Pennant divided by a white Scandinavian cross, blue hoist and red fly.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 8 May 2002


Deutscher Hochseesportverband "Hansa" e.V. gegr. 1925

[Deutscher Hochseesportverband "Hansa" HH (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 12 Dec 2020

The club is based in Hamburg-Rotherbaum. The target of the club is to train especially young people in sailing.
The pennant is red with a white flying seagull and a white inscription "DH" (1st line) "H" (2nd line) at the hoist.
Source: I spotted this flag in front of the seat of the club on 20 March 2009.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 Dec 2020


Segler-Club "Hansa" von 1898 e. V.

[Segler-Club "Hansa" von 1898 e. V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 4 Jan 2021

The club is based in Lübeck. The pennant is white with a blue bordure at top and bottom edge.
Sources: Willy Rothkamm and Willy Ternick: "30 Jahre Freier Segler-Verband 1901 - 1931", Berlin 1931, p.148 and yacht club website
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 4 Jan 2021


Seglerkameradschaft "Hansa" e.V.

[Seglerkameradschaft "Hansa" (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 18 Dec 2020

It is a red pennant with a white hanseatic cross shifted to the hoist. The pennant has a white bordure.
Source: I spotted this flag on 10 May 2007 at the club's boat house in Hamburg-Hammerbrook
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 Feb 2009


Seglerverein "Hansa"

[Seglerverein "Hansa" Bremen (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 21 Dec 2020

The club was established in 1912 and based in Bremen. The pennant was white charged with a Hanseatic Cross, i.e. a red cross patty, shifted to hoist. Red and white are the colours of the Hanseatic League and of Bremen as well.
Source: DBS Almanac 1912 - 1919, p.20
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 21 Dec 2020


Segel-Club "Hanseat" e.V.

[Segel-Club "Hanseat" e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 27 Dec 2020

The pennant is blue, at hoist is a white bar charged with blue initials "SCH" in pale. Shifted to hoist in the blue field is a white Hamburg castle, flanked by narrow triangles white over red at hoist and red over white at fly.
Source: here
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Dec 2020


Wassersportverein "Hanseat" e.V.

[Wassersportverein "Hanseat" e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 28 Dec 2020

The club was established in 1916 and based in central Hamburg. The pennant was white, parted by a black saltire cotised white-red.
Source: DBS Almanac 1920, p.18
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 28 Dec 2020

According to the ex-club-president of the former "Hanseat", both namesake clubs had nothing to do with one another.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 28 Dec 2020


Hanseatischer Yacht Club

[Hanseatischer Yacht Club (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 27 Dec 2020

The club is based in Wedel, just west of Hamburg. The pennant is white with a red bordure at top end bottom edges, shifted to hoist there is a Hanseatic cross (red cross patty) shifted to hoist.
Source: here
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Dec 2020


Hanseatischer Yacht Club zu Hohe Düne e. V.

[Hanseatischer Yacht Club zu Hohe Düne e. V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 29 Dec 2020

The club was established in 1992 as Hanseatischer Yachtclub zu Rostock e. V. (HYzR). There didn't happen much until 2011, when a few enthusiasts revived the club. Due to a change of its base the club was renamed in 2012 to Hanseatischer Yachtclub zu Hohe Düne e. V., Hohe Düne is a peninsula east of Rostock-Warnemünde and parted from Warnemünde by Breitling (broad water), the mouth of the Warnow River, from Warnemünde only approachable by ferry or boat.
The pennant is white with a blue bordure and parted by a blue-white-red horizontal triband, the colours of the former naval ensign of Mecklenburg (-Schwerin). In its centre it is superimposed by a black seal's head caboshed. On the white stripe is a black inscription "HY" (hoist) and "zHD" (fly).
Source: this website
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 29 Dec 2020


Harburger Wandersegler von 1958 e.V.

[Harburger Wandersegler von 1958 e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 12 Dec 2020

It is a white pennant charged with a blue diamond shifted to the hoist.
Source: yacht club website
Klaus-Michael Schneider,, 12 Dec 2020


Vereinigung Harburger Segler e.V.

[Vereinigung Harburger Segler (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 July 2007

It is a black pennant with a white Scandinavian cross, superimposed by a white roundel containing a red Hanseatic Cross (similar to a cross potent).
Source: I spotted this flag on 8 January 2007 at clubs boat-house in Hamburg-Wilhelmsburg.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 July 2007


Yacht-Club Harkortsee e.V.

[Yacht-Club Harkortsee e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 19 June 2002

Blue pennant with a horizontally-placed yellow "Y".
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 19 June 2002

Blue and yellow are the Hagen colours - where the club is located -and the pall fesswise recalls somewhat the yellow oak tree on blue on the Hagen arms.
Santiago Dotor, 20 June 2002


Segelverein Harlebucht e.V.

[Segelverein Harlebucht e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019

The club is based in Esens (Eastern Frisia). The pennant is horizontally divided of blue over yellow, in hoist white charged with a black initial "H".
Source: I spotted a car sticker in Hamburg-Hamm on 30 March 2012.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019


Wassersportclub Haseldorf

[Wassersportclub Haseldorf -ensign (German YC)]
image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2021
[Wassersportclub Haseldorf - burgee (German YC)]
image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 2 Jan 2021
   

The club was established in 1972. Ensign (see left image above) and pennant (see right image above) are horizontally parted of yellow and red with a blue bordure and a blue horizontal central stripe. In the centre is the club's coat of arms, based on that one of Haseldorf municipality (a no flag entity). The shield of the club is blue parted by three white chevrons, charged with 11 red morions. In the blue parts are yellow inscriptions "1972" (chief), "WSC" (centre) and "HASELDORF" (base). The municipal arms are red with blue morions.
Source: yacht club website
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 Jan 2021


Segel-Club Hattingen e.V.

[Segel-Club Hattingen e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 5 June 2002

Green pennant with a blue rectangle in the middle and a yellow castle overlapping on the upper hoist part of the rectangle. Hattingen is located on the river Ruhr, between Bochum and Wuppertal.
Source: yacht club website
Ivan Sache, 5 June 2002


Segler-Vereinigung "Havel" e.V.

[Segler-Vereinigung "Havel" e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 30 Dec 2020

The club is based in Berlin. The red pennant was divided by a black saltire fimbriated white, on its centre was a black disc.
Source: DSB Almanac 1926
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 Dec 2020


Havelländischer Yacht-Club e.V.

[Havelländischer Yacht-Club e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 27 Dec 2020

The club was based in Potsdam. The pennant is white with a blue bordure at top end bottom edges, in the centre of the pennant is a black diamond.
Source: DSB Almanac 1926
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Dec 2020


Heilbronner Segelsport Club e.V.

[Heilbronner Segelsport Club e.V.  (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 8 May 2002

Diagonally divided red-white-blue pennant, with three white right triangles outlined in black in the white stripe. The municipal flag of Heilbronn is horizontally divided red-white-blue.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 8 May 2002


Heiligenhafener Yacht-Club

[Heiligenhafener Yacht-Club (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 July 2007

It is a light blue (FIAV-code B-) pennant, divided in the middle by a narrow horizontal white line. Upon the line shifted to the fly is a white parabolic arc, symbolising the bridge crossing Fehmarnsund. Shifted to the hoist are two white sails.
Heiligenhafen is part of Ostholstein county / Schleswig-Holstein and is located just opposite to the isle of Fehmarn.
Source: I spotted this car-sticker on 10 January at Hamburg-Wartenau.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 July 2007


Segel- und Kanuclub Herbede e.V.

[Segel- und Kanuclub Herbede e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 6 June 2002

Blue pennant with an orange part along the hoist, a blue sailing boat in the orange part and a orange canoeist in the blue part. Herbede is located on the river Ruhr, east of Hattingen.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 6 June 2002


Segler-Verein Herrenwyk

[Segler-Verein Herrenwyk (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider and Ivan Sache, 12 Dec 2020

The pennant is blue parted by three yellow lines pointing to thr three corners oft he pennant, on the intersection point blue with a yellow inscription "SVH", surrounded by a yellow annulet. The "V" has double size. The seat of the club meanwhile has moved from Lübeck-Heerenwyk downstream to Lübeck-Travemünde.
Source: I spotted a car sticker of the flag on 1 November 2020 in Hamburg-Hamm.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 Dec 2020


Wassersportverein Hetlingen e.V.

[Wassersportverein Hetlingen e.V. (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019

Red pennant, divided by a white pall pointing to fly with an annexed blue chevron at hoist. The horizontal bar of the pall is charged with a black inscription "WSVH". Hetlingen is a small municipality west of Wedel near Hamburg in Pinneberg County.
Source: I spotted a car sticker in Hamburg-Hamm on 7 December 2014.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019


Vereinigung der Hochseesegler e.V.

[Vereinigung der Hochseesegler e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 14 June 2002

Blue pennant with a white border, with [a large white serif V touching both hoist and top and bottom sides, more the symbol of a square root in mathematics], and three white triangles near the tip.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 14 June 2002


Segelsportverein Hohen Viecheln e.V.

[Segelsportverein Hohen Viecheln e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 7 June 2002

Horizontally divided blue-yellow-red with a traditional sailing boat in the middle.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 7 June 2002


Seglergemeinschaft Hörstel 1978 e.V.

[Seglergemeinschaft Hörstel 1978 e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 9 June 2002

Blue pennant with a white right triangle, the letters SG in white in the blue field and H in blue in the triangle and the year 1978 below the triangle. Hörstel is located near the intersection of Mittellandkanal and Dortmund-Ems-Kanal.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 9 June 2002


WSV Hooksiel

[WSV Hooksiel (German YC)] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019

White pennant with blue centred horizontal bar, charged with an inscription in white initials "HOOKSIEL", in upper hoist a vertical inscription in blue initials "WSV", in lower hoist a yellow 8-point star.
Source: I spotted a car sticker in Hamburg-Borgfelde on 21 April 2009.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 2 May 2019


Seglervereinigung Hüde e.V.

[Seglervereinigung Hüde e.V. (German YC)] image by Ivan Sache, 12 June 2002

Red pennant divided with an horizontal white stripe and a vertical white chevron. Letters S and V, in black, in first and fourth quarters, respectively. Over the arms of the "cross", letter H in black in a white disc. All elements of the burgee are fimbriated in black. The yacht club is located on or near the Dümmer Lake.
Source: yacht club website.
Ivan Sache, 12 June 2002

This photograph shows the burgee with no fimbriations, different fonts and the disc nearer the hoist, with the slant stripes starting roughly at the disc's centre.
Source: yacht club website.
Santiago Dotor, 17 October 2005


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