- a port in N Germany, in Schleswig-Holstein: taken from Denmark by Prussia in 1864; voted to remain German in 1920. Pop: 85 300 (2003 est)
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Lohmann (Hartwic), a native of Holstein, who in 1616 occupied a good position in Flensburg.A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations
Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
Flensburg is a busy centre of trade and industry, and is the most important town in what was formerly the duchy of Schleswig.
The field of action was Idstedt, a small village on the Flensburg road.
We, too, have old scores to wipe off—my family lived at Flensburg for years until '66.Billy Barcroft, R.N.A.S.
Percy F. Westerman