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Keywords: regimiento de infanteria bailén | bailén | cross: saltire (red) | cross: burgundy | coat of arms: quartered (castle: yellow) | coat of arms: quartered (lion: purple) | coat of arms: inescutcheon (cr |
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image by Sergio Camero, exported to GIF by Santiago Dotor, 04 May 2004
This is the Colour of the 24th Infantry Regiment Bailén 1872-1873. This flag shows the inescutcheon of Savoy, which appeared in Army Colours when Amadeus I of Savoy assumes the throne in 1870. Source: Manzano 1997 [mzn97].
Sergio Camero, 21 Dec 2001
More precisely, the inescutcheon shows the arms of Amadeo of Savoy-Aosta, son of Vittorio Emanuele II, and king of Spain 1873, blazoned Savoy [i.e. Gules a cross Argent] a bordure gobony Or and Azure.
Santiago Dotor, 02 Jul 2002