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The Prince of Wales

Ottawa, Ontario
Registration of the Flag of the Prince of Wales for personal use in Canada
September 15, 2011
Vol. VI, p. 69

Personal Flag of the Prince of Wales for use in Canada

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Blazon

Flag

A banner of the Arms of Her Majesty in Right of Canada debruised of a hurt environed by maple leaves Or and charged with the Badge of the Heir Apparent proper, and of a three-point label Argent;


Symbolism

Flag

The banner of the Royal Arms of Canada indicates that the Prince of Wales is the heir to Canadian Crown. The three-point label is the mark of an eldest son. In the centre, the badge, commonly known as The Prince of Wales’s feathers, is the personal emblem of the heir apparent to the Sovereign. The maple leaves represent Canada.