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by Zeljko Heimer and Theodore Leverett, 10 September 2000
At United Kingdom - Colonial Flags
it is noted that a red ensign is authorized for the British
Theodore Leverett, 9 September 2000
Al Kirsch asked: "Is it actually used, as
opposed to just authorized? The few times I saw a defaced red
ensign in the Caribbean I assumed the vessel was from Bermuda. Hard to make out the emblems at a
My answer is: Yes, it is used! I saw one BVI red ensign in Saint-Tropez one month ago.
Olivier Touzeau, 9 September 2000
Last summer I saw a pleasure craft, which was registered in
the British Virgin Islands, flying the BVI Red Ensign while
docked at a pier on Long Island.
Ned Smith, 10 September 2000