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Flag Log's 1946 Chart of National Flags

United Nations
Afghanistan
Albania
Argentina (state)
Argentina (civil)
Australia
Austria (civil)
Austria (state)
Belgium
Bolivia (state)
Bolivia (civil)
Brazil
Bulgaria
Canada
Chile
China
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)
Ethiopia (state)
Ethiopia (civil)
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)
Indonesia
Iran (state)
Iran (civil)
Iraq
Ireland
Italy
Japan
Lebanon
Liberia
Liechtenstein
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)
Philippines
Poland (civil)
Poland (state)
Portugal
Romania
San Marino (state)
San Marino (civil)
Saudi Arabia
Siam
South Africa
Soviet Union
Spain (state)
Spain (civil)
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria
Transjordan
Turkey
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Vatican City
Venezuela (civil)
Venezuela (state)
Vietnam
Yemen
Yugoslavia

Appendix – Non-Independent Territories

Abu Dhabi
Aden
Ajman
Åland Islands
Andorra (state)
Andorra (civil)
Bahama Islands
Bahrain
Barbados
Belgian Congo
Bermuda
British Guiana
British Honduras
British Solomon Islands
British Somaliland
Brunei
Burma
Byelorussia
Cambodia
Ceylon
Cochinchina
Cyprus
Dubai
Falkland Islands
Faroe Islands
Fiji
The Gambia
Gibraltar
Gilbert and Ellice Islands
Gold Coast
Guernsey
Hong Kong
India
Isle of Man
Jamaica
Jersey
Kalba
Kenya
Korea
Kuwait
Laos
Leeward Islands
Malaya
Maldive Islands
Malta (state)
Malta (civil)
Martinique
Mauritius
Morocco (French zone)
Morocco (Spanish zone)
New Hebrides (British administration)
Newfoundland
Nigeria
North Borneo
Northern Rhodesia
Nyasaland
Order of Malta
Palestine
Panama Canal Zone
Qatar
Ras al-Khaimah
Saint Helena
Sarawak (state)
Sarawak (civil)
Seychelles
Sharjah
Sierra Leone
Sikkim
Singapore
Southern Rhodesia
Tanganyika
Tibet
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Uganda
Ukraine
Umm al-Quwain
U.S. Virgin Islands
Western Samoa
Windward Islands
Zanzibar

Historical Notes

January 31: Yugoslavia enlarged the star on its flag.
February 1: Hungary changed the coat of arms of on its flag.
March 14: Albania removed the hammer and sickle from its flag and added a star.
April 1: The Federated Malay States, Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis, Terengganu, and the Straits Settlements of Malacca and Penang were combined to form the Malayan Union. The remainder of the Straits Settlements colony was renamed Singapore.
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May 25: Transjordan became fully independent from the United Kingdom.
June 1: Cochinchina was established as a nominally autonomous republic within French Indochina.
June 19: Italy removed the coat of arms from its flag.
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July 4: The United States commonwealth of the Philippines was granted independence.
December 7: The United Nations modified the emblem on its flag.