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|Association Name:||Great Waters Association of Vexillology (GWAV)|
|Officers:||David Breitenbach, president
William Belanich, secretary
|Territory:||United States: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, and Ohio|
|Established:||11 May 1991
changed name on 6 November 1996 from Great Waters Chapter (GWC) after NAVA voted not to establish chapters.
|FIAV Member since:||29 July 1999 (Full Member)|
by Phil Nelson
Following its creation, the Great Waters Association of Vexillology solicited its membership for a flag design. The designs which were submitted were circulated to the membership and the flag design of John Purcell was selected as the association flag. It featured a blue field representing the Great Lakes and Ohio River and four chevrons, one each for Indiana Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio.
The flag was modified in June 2000 when Illinois was included as a part of the GWAV territory.
source: Flagwaver, Vol VI., No. 1, Issue 11, June 2001
|Mailing Address:||Other Communication:|
|Great Waters Association of Vexillology (GWAV)
c/o Flaggs USA
3075 Madison Road.
Cincinnati, OH 45209-1741
|Telephone: +1 (513) 533-0330 (Peter
E-mail: Peter Kinderman
Home Page: GWAV