This page is part of © FOTW Flags Of The World website

Hansa City of Lübeck (Germany)

Hansestadt Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein

Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: luebeck | hansestadt luebeck | bicolour | eagle(double headed) | inescutcheon |
Links: FOTW homepage | search | disclaimer and copyright | write us | mirrors

[City of Lübeck (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)] 3:5 image by Jan Oskar Engene, 13 May 1996 See also: See also:

    Hansestadt Lübeck

    The flag of Lübeck is white over red - these colours are used by many North German cities (for example Bremen and Hamburg). In the upper hoist corner is a black double headed eagle armed red and with a white over red shield upon his breast.
    Jan Oskar Engene, 13 May 1996

    After 1945, unlike [the other two prewar Hanseatic cities] Hamburg and Bremen, Lübeck was not re-established as a state [Land].
    Norman Martin, 25 Feb 1998

    Lübeck was incorporated into Schleswig-Holstein in 1937, during the Third Reich regime.
    Santiago Dotor, 1 Feb 2001

    back to Schleswig-Holstein cities and municipalities index page click here.