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Waalre (The Netherlands)
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Adopted 20 Mar 1963
Population (1 Jan 2003): 16.336; area: 22,19 km². Settlements: Waalre
(seat), Aalst, Achtereind, De Heuvel, Heikant, Loon, Timmereind. In 1923
the former municipalities of Aalst and Waalre merged to form the new municipality
of Waalre. It is south of Einfhoven.
Flags: three horizontal stripes of blue, yellow and red, proportioned
3:1:3, with in the canton a yellow acorn. (note that the terms in the original
decision are heraldic).
Adopted 20 Mar 1963 by municipal resolution.
Waalre Coat of Arms
International Civic Arms : http://www.ngw.nl/
Granted 30 Jan 1960. The bishop is St. Willibrord.