England St George’s Cross

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England St Georges Cross | The Money Office – Money Management UK

The red cross set on a white background, despite having many associations with historical events, represents England’s flag known as St George’s Cross or Cross of Saint George. Back in the day, this flag was used by the Knights Templar and the French and English troops of Henry II of England and Philip II of France, who proudly made it a part of their tunics. Generally, it is associated with the military saint of the 12th century, Saint George, who was a crusader from the Late Middle Ages, but the red cross on white background has appeared on many standards, emblems, flags, and coats of arms after that era.

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