The flag of the United Kingdom is a composite of three different flags:
1. The flag of England - which bears the cross of St. George
2. The flag of Ireland - which bears the cross of St. Patrick
3. The flag of Scotland - which bears the cross of St. AndrewThis Day in History: The flag pictured here is the first version of the Union Flag created on April 12, 1606. It consists of only two of the flags. Which one is missing?
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