02 June, 1953 - 30 March, 1972
A red cross centred on a field of white. Superimposed at the centre, red hand centred on a black-edged six-pointed star of white under an Edwardian Crown
Northern Ireland was granted royal warrant for the Coat of Arms as well as the right to display these arms and flag. This flag was adopted to mark the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.