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Jachenau Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Jachenau, Landkreis Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen, Bayern

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[Jachenau municipal banner] 5:2 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2020
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Jachenau Municipality

Jachenau Banner

It is a black-yellow vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2020

Jachenau Coat of Arms

Targe parted per fess, above Or a demi-chamois issuant Sable, beneath Azure.
The arms ar based on the personal arms of Caspar März, granted in 1502 by Duke Albrecht IV of Bayern. The former had been provost of the Benediktbeuern Abbey. According to source the shield is J-shaped, alluding to the initial of the municipalitiy's name.
Source: "Landkreis Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen", 3rd edition, Bamberg 1991, p.137
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2020

Banner and arms were approved on 3 August 1959 by Minister of Interior of Bayern. A banner is however not in official use.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Nov 2020

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