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BRITISH COMMONWEALTH of Nations [British Empire]
(London a + Westminster lr)

British Crown Colony of BRITISH NORTH BORNEO

Flag or logo since 1948-09-13*
British Crown Colony of BRITISH NORTH BORNEO (en) + Koloni Britania Raya BORNEO UTARA (msi)
Emblem or Symbol*

King George VI
(ruler of UNITED KINGDOM since 1936-12-11)
Capitals & administrative places*: Jesselton
Official & national languages: English (en) . Sabah Malay (msi) .



6 Divisions:

INTERIOR INTERIOR Division  (Beaufort)Local: INTERIOR Division  (Beaufort)
KUDAT KUDAT Division  (Kudat)Local: KUDAT Division  (Kudat)
LABUAN British Residency of LABUAN  (Victoria)Local: British Territory of LABUAN (en)  (Victoria)
SANDAKHAN SANDAKHAN Division  (Sandakhan)Local: SANDAKHAN Division  (Sandakhan)
TAWAO TAWAO Division  (Tawao)Local: TAWAO Division  (Tawao)
WEST COAST WEST COAST Division  (Jesselton)Local: WEST COAST Division  (Jesselton)

Dependent Protectorate:

LABUAN British Residency of LABUAN  (Victoria)Local: British Territory of LABUAN (en)  (Victoria)

* 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:

MALAYA Federation of MALAYA  (Kuala Lumpur)
MALAYAN PEOPLES Malayan Communist Party : Malayan Peoples´ Anti-British Army : MPABA  (Malayan Jungle)

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

AIR KUNING AIR KUNING Sub-State of Johol  (Pekan Air Kuning)
BUTTERWORTH STATION Royal Air Force BUTTERWORTH Station  (Station Butterworth)
GEMENCHEH GEMENCHEH Sub-State of Johol  (Pekan Gemencheh Bahru)
GUNUNG PASIR GUNUNG PASIR Sub-State  (Pekan Gunung Pasir)
HULU MUAR MUAR Sub-State  (Bandar Kuala Pilah)
INAS INAS Sub-State  (Inas)
JELEBU JELEBU District [Jelebu State]  (Kuala Klawang + Sungai Muntoh)
JEMPOL State of JEMPOL  (Bandar Baru Serting)
JOHOL JOHOL District [Johol State]  (Pekan Johol)
JOHOL STATE JOHOL State  (Pekan Johol)
KEPIS KEPIS Sub-State of Johol  (Pekan Dangi)
KLANG Royal Town of KLANG  (Royal Town of Klang)
KUALA PILAH KUALA PILAH District [Directly Controlled Sub-States of Mengandung]  (Bandar Kuala Pilah + Sri Menanti)
LINGGI LINGGI Sub-State of Sungei Ujong  (Linggi)
PALONG PALONG Sub-State of Johol  (Bandar Gemas)
PASIR BESAR PASIR BESAR Sub-State of Johol  (Pekan Pasir Besar)
PORT DICKSON PORT DICKSON District [Part of Sungei Ujong State]  (Port Dickson)
REMBAU REMBAU District [State of Rembau]  (Rembau)
SARAWAK British Crown Colony of SARAWAK  (Kuching)
SEREMBAN SEREMBAN District [Part of Sungei Ujong State]  (Seremban)
SIMANGGANG SIMANGGANG District : Residency of Sri Aman  (Simanggang)
TAMPIN TAMPIN State  (Bandar Tampin)
TERACHI TERACHI Sub-State  (Terachi)
Notes: aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox

 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.
   *, 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 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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