Miehikkälä

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MIEHIKKÄLÄ

Region : Kymenlaakso
Former province : Karelia (1945-1997 Kymi, 1997-2009 Etelä-Suomi)

Miehikkälä Kuntavaakuna / Kommunvapen

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on November 24, 1956.

The arms simply show the letter M, the town's initial. The silver and red are the historical colours of Karelia.

Arms of Miehikkälä

The arms on a road sign
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The arms on the town hall


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Literature : Pirinen, K. Local coats of arms in Finland (Suomen kunnallisvaakunat), Vantaa, 1982, 216 p.