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United States of America : USA
(Washington-District of Columbia)

High Commission of the AMERICAN OCCUPATION ZONE IN GERMANY

Flag or logo since 1944-09-01*
High Commission of the AMERICAN OCCUPATION ZONE IN GERMANY (en)
Emblem or Symbol*

President Harry Truman
(ruler of AMERICA since 1945-04-12)
 
 
 
 
Capitals & administrative places*: Frankfort on the Main
(Frankfurt am Main)
Official & national languages: English (en) .




1 Territory:

AMERICAN ZONE IN GERMANY American Occupation Zone in GERMANY  (Ramstein)Local: American Occupation Zone in GERMANY (en)  (Ramstein)




* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

SAARLAND Autonomous State of SAARLAND [High Commission of the French Republic in The Saar]  (Saarbruecken)
WEST GERMANY Federal Republic of Germany : FRG  (Bonn a + Frankfort on the Main t)


Other Territories or Entities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

BADEN Federal State of BADEN  (Freiburg in Breisgau)
BAVARIA Free State of BAVARIA  (Munich)
BELGIAN ZONE IN GERMANY Military Command of the TERRITORIES TRANSFERRED TO BELGIUM  (Weiden-Loevenich)
BERLIN AMERICAN ZONE American Sector in BERLIN  (Berlin-Schoeneberg)
BERLIN BRITISH ZONE British Sector of BERLIN  (West Berlin)
BERLIN FRENCH ZONE Grouping of French Forces of the Control Council of Berlin : French Sector in BERLIN  (Wedding + Reinickendorf)
BERLIN SOVIET ZONE Soviet Sector of the City Government of EAST BERLIN  (Berlin-Karlshorst)
BRANDENBURG State of BRANDENBURG  (Postdam)
BREMEN Free Hanseatic City of BREMEN  (Bremen)
BRITISH ZONE IN GERMANY Military Governorate of the BRITISH OCCUPATION ZONE IN GERMANY [British Army of the Rhine]  (Bad Oeynhausen)
BUESINGEN Enclave of the Commune of BUESINGEN part of Constance  (Buesingen)
EAST GERMANY Soviet Military Administration in EAST GERMANY [German Economic Commission in the Soviet Zone]  (Berlin-Karlshorst)
FRENCH ZONE IN GERMANY Military Governorate of the FRENCH ZONE IN GERMANY [French Forces in Germany]  (Baden-Baden)
HAMBURG Free and Hanseatic City of HAMBURG  (Hamburg)
HELIGOLAND British Occupied HELIGOLAND Archipelago  (Heligoland)
HESSE State of HESSE  (Wiesbaden)
KAMMERVALD Luxembourg Annexed Forest of KAMMERVALD part of Vianden Canton  (Kammervald)
KEHL Canton of KEHL  (Kehl)
LOWER SAXONY State of LOWER SAXONY  (Hanover)
LUBECK Hanseatic City of LUBECK  (Lubeck)
MECKLENBURG State of MECKLENBURG  (Schwerin)
MOLDAUHAFEN Leased Territory of MOLDAUHAFEN  (Moldauhafen)
MUENSTERBILDCHEN MUENSTERBILDCHEN Enclave part of Roetgen Municipality  (Muensterbildchen)
MUETZENICH Enclave of the Commune of MUETZENICH  (Muetzenich)
NETHERLANDS ZONE IN GERMANY Netherlands Occupation Zone in GERMANY  (Tueddern)
NORTH RHINE-WESPHALIA State of NORTH RHINE-WESTPHALIA  (Cologne)
RHINELAND-PALATINATE State of RHINELAND-PALATINATE  (Mayence)
ROETGEN FOREST ROETGEN FOREST Enclaves part of Roetgen Municipality  (Forst Rotgen)
RUECKSCHLAG RUECKSCHLAG Enclave part of Monschau Municipality  (Rueckschlag)
RUHR International Authority for the RUHR  (Dusseldorf)
RUITZHOF RUITZHOF Enclave part of Monschau Municipality  (Ruitzhof)
SAXONY Free State of SAXONY  (Dresden)
SAXONY-ANHALT State of SAXONY-ANHALT  (Magdeburg)
SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN State of SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN  (Kiel)
SCHLOSS HOHENBURG Luxemburgian Residency of SCHLOSS HOHENBURG  (Schloss Hohenburg)
SOVIET ZONE IN GERMANY Soviet Military Administration of the SOVIET OCCUPATION ZONE IN GERMANY [Group of Soviet Forces in Germany]  (Dresden)
THURINGIA Free State of THURINGIA  (Erfurt)
UPPER MUNDAT French annexed Enclave of UPPER MUNDAT : Obermundat Enclave  (Reisdorf)
VERENAHOF Enclave of VERENAHOF  (Buettenharter Hof)
WEST BERLIN Allied Administration of WEST BERLIN  (Berlin-Schoeneberg)
WURTTEMBERG-BADEN State of WURTTEMBERG-BADEN  (Stuttgart)
WURTTEMBERG-HOHENZOLLERN State of WURTTEMBERG-HOHENZOLLERN  (Tubingen)
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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.

 




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