Flag Carried

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Flags Of The United States Armed Forces - Others - American Revolution
... Not having made an official design until 1777, a numerous distinct flags were carried into battle by American forces ... Even after, the vague wording of the Flag Resolution of 1777 led to many designs ... The most commonly carried pre-1777 flags was the Grand Union Flag, resembling closely the flag of the British East India Company ...

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