List of Jamaican flags

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This is a list of flags used in Jamaica.

National Flag[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of Jamaica.svg 1962 - Flag of Jamaica A gold saltire on a green and black background.

Royal Standard[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Royal Standard of Jamaica.svg 1962 - Personal Flag of Queen Elizabeth II A red cross on a white field, a yellow pineapple is in each cross, with the Queen's personal monogram imposed in the centre

Governor-General[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of the Governor-General of Jamaica.svg 1962 - Flag of the Governor-General of Jamaica A lion standing on a crown on a blue field, with "Jamaica" underneath

Ensigns[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Naval Ensign of Jamaica.svg 1962 - Jamaican Naval Ensign A White Ensign with the Flag of Jamaica in the canton

Historical[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg October 13, 1510 - April 9, 1660 Colonial Flag of Jamaica The Cross of Burgundy was used during the Spanish colonization
Union flag 1606 (Kings Colors).svg April 10, 1655 - December 30, 1801 Colonial Flag of Jamaica The 1606 version of the Union Flag was used until January 1, 1801
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg December 31, 1801 - August 24, 1875 Colonial Flag of Jamaica The British Union Flag, used until 1875
Flag of Jamaica (1875-1906).svg August 25, 1875 - May 31, 1906 Colonial Flag of Jamaica A British Blue Ensign defaced with the Coat of arms of Colonial Jamaica within a white circle
Flag of Jamaica (1906-1957).svg June 1, 1906 - April 8, 1957 Colonial Flag of Jamaica A British Blue Ensign defaced with the Coat of arms of Colonial Jamaica within a white circle
Flag of Jamaica (1957-1962).svg April 8, 1957 - July 13, 1962 Colonial Flag of Jamaica A British Blue Ensign defaced with the Coat of arms of Colonial Jamaica within a white circle
Flag of Jamaica (1962).svg July 13, 1962 - August 6, 1962 Colonial Flag of Jamaica A British Blue Ensign defaced with the Coat of arms of Colonial Jamaica within a white circle
Flag of the Governor of Jamaica (1875-1906).svg 1875–1906 Flag of the Governor of Jamaica A Union Flag defaced with the Badge of Colonial Jamaica
Flag of the Governor of Jamaica (1906-1957).svg 1906–1957 Flag of the Governor of Jamaica A Union Flag defaced with the Badge of Colonial Jamaica
Flag of the Governor of Jamaica (1957-1962).svg 1957–1962 Flag of the Governor of Jamaica A Union Flag defaced with the Badge of Colonial Jamaica
Flag of the Governor of Jamaica (1962).svg 1962 Flag of the Governor of Jamaica A Union Flag defaced with the Badge of Colonial Jamaica

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