Revolutionary War Historical Article

A Brief History of the Grand Union Flag

By the Sons of Liberty Chapter of the SAR

 

Shown below is a photograph of a miniature Grand Union Flag held by a Colonial Soldier. The model soldier and flag were created especially for Colonial Williamsburg by Byer's Choice Limited. A brief history of the flag follows the photograph.

 

Next is a closer look at the design of the Grand Union Flag.

 

Flag Etiquette Relating to The Grand Union Flag

 

Next, A Full-Sized Grand Union Flag and Flag-Bearer of the 21st Century

 

 

Finally, A Closer Photo of the Miniature Flag and Soldier

 

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