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Alsace (Region, France)

Last modified: 2003-01-18 by ivan sache
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[Alsace]by Palac Cyberflag

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Administrative data

Departments: Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin
Bordering Regions: Franche-Comté, Lorraine
Bordering countries: Germany, Switzerland
Traditional province: Alsace

Area: 8,280 km2
Population (1995): 1,689,800 inhabitants
Regional prefecture: Strasbourg

Use of the flag

In Strasbourg, the flag which is combining the arms of Upper- and Lower Alsace is flying over the Regional Council together with the French flag and the European flag of course. The Regional Council has no specific flag.

Pascal Vagnat, 19 January 1999

Alternative flag

[Alsace, alternative flag]by Pascal Gross

This flag might have existed in the past, but I only saw it in flag catalogues.

Pascal Vagnat , 21 January 1999