The Empire to Commonwealth Project

The United Kingdom

 

1.  Originally The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.  Now The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

2. Made up of:

 

 

 Great Britain(See below:  Note 1)

 and St. Patrick's Flag (See below:  Note 2)

Note 1

 Great Britain is made up of

 

 

England (including Wales)

 Scotland

 Note 2

St. Patrick's Flag initially represented the island of Ireland, but the Republic of Ireland split from the UK, and it now represents the Province of Northern Ireland

 

 

 Poblacht na hÉireann/Republic of Ireland

 Province of Northern Ireland

 Royal Standards

 

 

Flown in the UK excluding Scotland

 Flown in Scotland

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Zanzibar

 

 

 Upon independence, Zanzibar joined with Tanganyika to form Tanzania

 

 

Tanganyika

 Tanzania

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