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Kamaishi City (Iwate Prefecture, Japan)


Last modified: 2014-10-18 by zoltán horváth
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image by Tomislav Šipek, 16 October 2014

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The Flag

The flag of the city of Kamaishi is blue or white with mark.
Tomislav Šipek, 16 October 2014

The city emblem was adopted on May 5th 1937 but there is no flag law. The blue flag has a white city emblem in the center. The city emblem depicts a stone boiler = kamaishi in the center surrounded by a coastal breakwater and an iron and a steel. It represents Port Kamaishi, a city of steel industry and the promotional development of the city.
Kamaishi City General Affairs section says they use a blue official flag at the city hall building and the white flag with a red emblem is variant.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 17 October 2014

Flag Variant

image by Tomislav Šipek, 16 October 2014