Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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It is a yellow-white-yellow vertical triband, in between fimbriated by black striplets. The coat of arms is shifted to the top within the central stripe.
administration seat: Dorchheim
Gießen District , state Hesse
banner in use since 2001
details based on the presentations of Klaus Günther with kind permission
The municipality flags are shown mostly in banner form in Hesse.
Jörg Majewski, 3 Sep 2006
Shield Or, divided by a saltire checkered of sable and Argent, in chief quarter a coronet Argent.
The arms are derived from the arms of the medieval Lords of Waldmannshausen, who had many possessions in the current municipality, especially Waldmannshausen estate and Waldmannshausen village (independent until 1936).
Source: Ralf Hartemink's webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Apr 2017
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