Last modified: 2013-10-11 by ian macdonald
Keywords: commander-in-chief of the navy | crown: thai (yellow) | anchor: fouled (yellow) | chakra (yellow) |
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2:3 image by Suttipong Phuensaen and Miles Li, 8 September 2013
Sources: Flaggenbuch 1939 and Barraclough and Crampton 1981.
Calvin Paige Herring, 30 May 1998
From the Singha Beer source:
The Flag of the Naval Commander-in-ChiefThe image is identical to the Commander-in-Chief of the Navy flag in Flaggenbuch 1939.
The base of this dark blue flag is two thirds of its length. In the middle stands a yellow anchor threaded through a flaming yellow Chakkra, on top of which is a Crown also in yellow.
Launched in B.E.2479 [1936 AD] during the reign of King Rama VIII, the flag resembles the one in use at the present time.
Santiago Dotor, 5 Nov 1999
Blue flag with a yellow naval badge, the same one as used in the jack, a crowned anchor passing though a chakra. In Album 2000 the caption is "Chief of Naval Staff," but it is a matter of translation, I guess.Željko Heimer, 30 Mar 2003