Proposed Armed Forces of the Philippines Seals and Flags


(From above to lower right) Armed Forces seal, Army seal, Air Force seal, Navy seal, and Marine corps. seal


(From left to right) Reserve Army Command, Reserve Navy Command, and Reserve Air Force command

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Department of National Defense Proposal Flag


Proposal Armed Forces of the Philippines Flag


Proposal Army Flag


Proposal Air force Flag


Proposal Air force Roundel


Proposal Naval Jack

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Proposal Coast Guard Jack



Proposal Marines Corps. Flag

Rendered by both Trajano Dagala Cabrales , and Charles Judiel Baynas


Coat of arms based on the Original design of the Original Flag of the Philippines that is shown in a museum in Baguio City, Philippines

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A Digital Rendition by Trajano Cabrales Dagala of the Original Independence Flag.

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Greater Version of the Proposal Coat of Arms with cross flags based on the current design of the current flag and crossed-rifles.

Better and Simple New Coat of arms, Flags, and Ensigns Proposals


The Coat of Arms:

3 stars represents 3 geographical locations in the Philippines: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao Island/Island groups.
8 rayed sun with face represents the first 8 provinces who revolted against spain.

The 1st quarter in yellow with a blue scutcheon with a merlion holding a sword and stands in a globe depicting the location of the Philippines among Asia-Pacific-Oceania region represents the Philippines as an archipelago; the merlion was also to represent the capital: Metro Manila(F.A.D. currently N.C.R.) and it was the traditional emblem of Manila

The 2nd quarter in green with 2 crossed bolos represents muslim filipinos(as predominant religion).

The 3rd quarter in blue with an american bald eagle represents USA as a blue administrator colonizer of the Philippines and it’s influences and achievements for uniting the archipelago.

The 4th quarter in red with a crowned spanish leon represents spain as a blue administrator colonizer for 300 years rule of the Philippines and it’s influences and achievements for uniting the archipelago; represents christian filipinos(as predominant religion).

The Medal represents the Órden del Sol, the highest honor to be given by the future federation of the Philippines

 Two crossed palm branches represents the country’s flora and prosperity

An inscribed scroll with the official name of the country in Spanish(heritage official language of the Philippines): “(La) Federación (De Las) Filipinas” with a shortened version of a motto : En el este, que florece y triunfa (In the East, It flourishes and triumphs.).



The National Flag and Ensign (CSW/CSW – Usage for all purposes on land and sea):


The Lengthwise stripes/rectangles of Yellow, Blue, Red are from the current flag of the Philippines with an added green to represent the muslims.

The Crosswise Stripe/Rectangle of White in the center are also from the current flag with the Coat of arms in the middle of it.



The State War Flag (*SW/*** – Usage by state services and military on land in times of war.):


Only then, Instead of a Crosswise White Stripe/Rectangle, but a White Triangle that was from the design of the current flag with the Coat of arms in the middle with 2 crossed rifles behind the arms to represent a country in war.


State ensignThe State and Civil Ensign (***/CS* – Usage on private (merchant ensign) and state-owned vessels.)


A White Scutcheon with a Merlion(see meaning above in the Coat of arms meaning).

naval ensignNaval Ensign (***/**W – Usage by Navy)


A Blue Scutcheon with a Merlion(see meaning above in the Coat of arms meaning).


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New Philippine Proposal Coat of arms and Flag






For the Flag:

Gold part with The arms of Manila, the capital/F.A.D. is the honor which is the seat of the federal government that united the Philippines.

The Hashemite colors (Green, White, Black) part with an Or/yellow crescent moon and star in a gules/red circle in white part and an Or/yellow traditional bolo in the green part represents Muslim Filipino peoples.

Light Blue with white outline cross represents Filipino Christianity with a dark red line represents Noble Sacrifice, and blood of heroes.

The 8 ray sun represents the country’s first group of provinces that started the 1896 Philippine Revolution against Spain.

The 22 stars represents the 22 ethnic states.

The Left Blue with an island that represents a tropical archipelago and Red parts of the right side of the flag represents the Former(/Current) flag of the Philippines.

For the Coat of arms:

The Crest could be blazoned:

Paleways of two, Azure and Gules, in the dexter an eagle displayed Or, and in the sinister a crowned lion rampant Or; a chief Argent a semy of twenty-two mullets Tenne; and in point of honor, an ovoid Argent over all the sun rayonnant with eight minor and lesser rays Tenne. Beneath a scroll reading “FEDERACION DE LAS FILIPINAS”.

The angels besides the crest in the coat of arms represents the 2 pre-dominant religions (christianity and islam).

The Philippine eagle represents a strong nation with strong diverse cultures and languages ;that was also one of the endangered species and can only be found in the Philippines…

1898 was the year when independence was proclaimed from Spain.

The Spanish text “Federacion de las Filipinas” means the Federation of the Philippines. Spanish was the candidate for the lingua franca of the Philippines and an official language of the Philippines.

The Bald Eagle and a Crowned Leon Represents the Colonizers of the Philippines; USA and Spain, that deeply influenced the Philippines on culture, history, language, governance, and etc.