Template:Country data Soviet Union

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Template:Country data Soviet Union is an internal data container not intended to be transcluded directly. It is used indirectly by templates such as {{flag}}, {{flagcountry}}, and others.

Flag of the Soviet Union.svg

Standard parameters

Parameter nameValueMeaning
aliasSoviet UnionMain article name (Soviet Union)
flag aliasFlag of the Soviet Union.svgImage name (File:Flag of the Soviet Union.svg, shown on right)

Flag variants

LabelFlag image (40px)Image name
1922Flag of the Soviet Union (1923).svgFlag of the Soviet Union (1923).svg
1923Flag of the Soviet Union (1923-1955).svgFlag of the Soviet Union (1923-1955).svg
1955Flag of the Soviet Union (1955-1980).svgFlag of the Soviet Union (1955-1980).svg
naval-1924Naval Ensign of the Soviet Union 1923.svgNaval Ensign of the Soviet Union 1923.svg
naval-1935Naval Ensign of the Soviet Union 1935.svgNaval Ensign of the Soviet Union 1935.svg
navalNaval Ensign of the Soviet Union.svgNaval Ensign of the Soviet Union.svg
air forceFlag of the Soviet Air Force.svgFlag of the Soviet Air Force.svg
armyRed Army flag (reverse).svgRed Army flag (reverse).svg

Military ensigns

This template includes a naval ensign flag variant that can be used with {{naval ensign}}:

  • {{naval ensign|Soviet Union}} Soviet Navy
  • {{flagicon3|Soviet Union|naval}}Soviet Union

This template includes an air force ensign flag variant that can be used with {{air force flag}}:

  • {{air force flag|Soviet Union}} Soviet Air Force
  • {{flagicon3|Soviet Union|air force}}Soviet Union

This template includes an army ensign flag variant that can be used with {{army}}:

  • {{army|Soviet Union}}Template:Army
  • {{flagicon3|Soviet Union|army}}Soviet Union

Redirect aliases

This template can also be used via an alias name (implemented as a redirect to this template):

Alias name{{flag|alias}} output{{flagcountry|alias}} output
URS (view)Template:Country data URSTemplate:Country data URS
USSR (view)Template:Country data USSRTemplate:Country data USSR
SUN (view)Template:Country data SUNTemplate:Country data SUN
the Soviet Union (view)Template:Country data the Soviet UnionTemplate:Country data the Soviet Union

See What links here for a full list of redirects.

Example usage

  • {{flag|Soviet Union}} Soviet Union
  • {{flagicon3|Soviet Union}}Soviet Union

Using a flag variant

  • {{flag|Soviet Union|1922}} Soviet Union
  • {{flagicon3|Soviet Union|1922}}Soviet Union

Using a redirect alias

Related templates

Please see the following related country_data templates:


<templatedata>JSON</templatedata> ./. {{TemplateBox}}

TemplateData is a way to store information about template parameters (the description of those and of the whole template) for both humans and machines. It is used by VisualEditor and possibly other tools like Upload Wizard.

Existing template documentation
At Wikimedia Commons, it is recommended to use {{TemplateBox}} with either ‎useTemplateData=1 or ‎useTemplateData=only on the ‎/doc subpage and transcluding it with {{Documentation}} into the template. ‎<nowiki>-tags can be wrapped around the arguments, if required, to avoid templates being expanded.

Newly created template documentation and imports
Another option, especially for imported templates, or for users with JSON experience, is placing raw ‎<templatedata>-tags into the Wikitext of the template, as described in various Wikipediae.

There is an ongoing discussion about that matter. Feel invited to comment if you are experienced in either way, your time permits and if you like to share your opinion or to make a suggestion.

Wikipedia's help about TemplateDataCommons-specific information

This template should not be used directly. It is used indirectly by flag templates such as Template:Flag and Template:Flagicon. See Category:Flag template system for a full list of flag templates and Wikipedia:WikiProject Flag Template for further documentation.

Template parameters

No parameters specified