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What is the meaning of the British flag?
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How is the Hawaiian flag related to the British flag?
Why is there a United Kingdom Flag on the Australian Flag?
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Why is the British Union Flag on Australia's flag?
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Why is the British Union flag on the colonial flag of Jamaica?
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Why is the British flag on the upper left corner of the Australian flag?
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When was Flag of the British Virgin Islands created?
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Why is the union jack on the BC flag?
There is a small clue in the name of the Canadian colony; The province of BRITISH Columbia was named in 1848 by the BRITISH Queen Victoria, it seemed appropriate, when designing the flag, that the former BRITISH overseas colony with the name BRITISH in it should somehow incorporate elements of the BRITISH flag. So, to summarize, the flag of BRITISH Columbia has the BRITISH union flag on it as a tribute to it's origin and name.