Our Top 20 Songs: National Anthems #16-13
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US VIRGIN ISLANDS: a group of Caribbean islands at the eastern end of the Greater Antilles, divided between U.S. and British administration. The islands were settled, mainly in the 17th century, by British and Danish sugar planters. The U.S. islands include about 50 islands; pop. 108,000; capital, Charlotte Amalie (on St. Thomas). They were purchased from Denmark in 1917 because of their strategic position. By ~pnkrckr
National flag of the United states Virgin Islands from http://www.flagsinformation.com/united_states_virgin_islands-country-flag.html White field with a modified US coat of arms in the center between the large blue initials V and I; the coat of arms shows a yellow eagle holding an olive branch in one talon and three arrows in the other with a superimposed shield of vertical red and white stripes below a blue panel.
The current flag of the U.S. Virgin Islands was officially adopted in 1921. As an unincorporated territory of the United States, the island's flag features parts of the U.S. seal. One eagle claw holds three arrows, representative of the three major islands, while the other claw holds an olive branch.
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GALES. Welsh National Anthem - "Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau"
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Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau --- the Welsh National Anthem. Used to have to sing this every morning at Ysgol Dewi Sant in St. David, Pembrokshire