Cienfuegos Flag

The Cienfuegos Flag was designed, painted and embroidered by the first poet born in Cienfuegos, Clotilde del Carmen Rodriguez Lopez, for his friend Germain Houard Barrios, when the war Cienfuegos Yara seconded in February 1868.

Cienfuegos Flag

It consists of three vertical stripes, the first one blue, white and red second the third, as the French flag, recalling the Gallic origin of Fernandina de Jagua.

But on this fund tricolor, has some symbols that distinguish them: In the blue, white equilateral cross recalls the Christian religion in the white, local and shield on the right are three red triangles with a white star in the center, hidden by two white that flank it.