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  Aphakon Kiatiwong

 

Thailand

Statue of Aphakon Kiatiwong, the Prince of Chumphon, the Father of the Royal Thai Navy, in the Dusit area of Bangkok. In the back is a ship's mast with a hoisted Royal Thai Navy flag (fig.).

 

 

At the top of the mast is an Admiral's flag, which is navy blue with five white chakra (fig.), and in the back are two national flags and three purple flags, i.e. the personal banners of Princess Sirinthon (fig.).

See POSTAGE STAMP.

 

  Aphakon Kiatiwong