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|Flag Type:||National Flag|
|Flag Date:||February 1959|
|Adoption Route:||Royal Decree|
|UK Design Code:||UNKG0102|
|Pantone® Colours:||White, Green 354, Red 186|
|Certification:||Queen Elizabeth II|
The flag design predates its official adoption in 1959 by several hundred years. A short lived version which had the dragon on a green mound within a ribbon reading “Y ddraig goch ddry cychwyn” was introduced in 1953.
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