AH6QJ – Bill
Ewa Beach, Hawaii
The flag of Hawaii is the only flag in the United States to feature the Union Flag of the United Kingdom on it. The flag is a combination of the United States Flag and the Flag of the United Kingdom. Hawaii’s flag is the only US flag to have been flown representing different forms of government such as kingdom, protectorate, republic and territory. The eight horizontal strips represent the eight main islands of Hawaii.
Hawaii’s state nickname is The Aloha State (Hawaii is also called Paradise of the Pacific).