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Flag Log's 1939 Chart of National Flags

Afghanistan
Albania (civil)
Albania (state)
Argentina (state)
Argentina (civil)
Australia
Belgium
Bolivia (state)
Bolivia (civil)
Brazil
Bulgaria
Canada
Chile
China
China (Japanese puppet government)
Colombia
Costa Rica (civil)
Costa Rica (state)
Cuba
Czechoslovakia
Denmark (civil)
Denmark (state)
Dominican Republic
Ecuador (state)
Ecuador (civil)
Egypt
El Salvador (state)
El Salvador (civil)
Estonia
Finland (civil)
Finland (state)
France
Germany
Greece (land)
Greece (sea)
Guatemala (state)
Guatemala (civil)
Haiti (civil)
Haiti (state)
Honduras (state)
Honduras (civil)
Hungary
Iceland (civil)
Iceland (state)
Iran (state)
Iran (civil)
Iraq
Ireland
Italy (civil)
Italy (state)
Japan
Latvia
Liberia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania (civil)
Lithuania (state)
Luxembourg
Mexico
Monaco (civil)
Monaco (state)
Mongolia
Muscat and Oman
Nepal
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Norway (civil)
Norway (state)
Panama
Paraguay (front)
Paraguay (back)
Peru (civil)
Peru (state)
Poland (civil)
Poland (state)
Portugal
Romania
San Marino (state)
San Marino (civil)
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
Soviet Union
Spain (state)
Spain (civil)
Sweden
Switzerland
Tannu Tuva
Thailand
Turkey
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Vatican City
Venezuela (civil)
Venezuela (state)
Yemen
Yugoslavia

Appendix – Non-Independent Territories

Abu Dhabi
Aden
Ajman
Åland Islands
Andorra (state)
Andorra (civil)
Annam
Bahama Islands
Bahrain
Barbados
Belgian Congo
Bermuda
Bohemia and Moravia
British Guiana
British Honduras
British Solomon Islands
British Somaliland
Brunei
Burma
Cambodia
Ceylon
Cyprus
Dubai
Falkland Islands
Federated Malay States
Fiji
The Gambia
Gibraltar
Gilbert and Ellice Islands
Gold Coast
Guernsey
Hong Kong
India
Isle of Man
Jamaica
Jersey
Johor
Kalba
Kedah (state)
Kedah (civil)
Kelantan
Kenya
Kuwait
Laos
Lebanon
Leeward Islands
Maldive Islands
Malta (state)
Malta (civil)
Manchukuo
Martinique
Mauritius
Mengjiang
Morocco (French zone)
Morocco (Spanish zone)
New Hebrides (British administration)
Newfoundland
Nigeria
North Borneo
Northern Rhodesia
Nyasaland
Order of Malta
Palestine
Panama Canal Zone
Perlis
Philippines
Qatar
Ras al-Khaimah
Saint Helena
Sarawak (state)
Sarawak (civil)
Seychelles
Shanghai
Sharjah
Sierra Leone
Sikkim
Slovakia
Southern Rhodesia
Straits Settlements
Syria
Tanganyika
Terengganu
Tibet
Tonga
Transjordan
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Uganda
Umm al-Quwain
U.S. Virgin Islands
Western Samoa
Windward Islands
Zanzibar

Historical Notes

February 9: Burma was granted a colonial badge.
March 14: The German puppet state of Slovakia was separated from Czechoslovakia.
March 16: The German puppet protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia was separated from Czechoslovakia.
April 1: The Second Spanish Republic was overthrown by the Nationalists.
June 3: Albania changed its flag under Italian occupation.
June 23: Siam changed its name to Thailand.
June 29: Hatay was annexed by Turkey.
August 16: Northern Rhodesia was granted a colonial badge.
September 1: Danzig was annexed by Germany.
September 1: Mengjiang changed its flag.
Sometime in 1939: Gibraltar was granted a new badge.
Sometime around 1939: Transjordan widened the triangle on its flag.
Sometime around 1939: Andorra adopted a new flag.