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Union Jack

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James I ordered the first Union Flag to be hoist the main-top on all his ships in 1606. The Union Flag technically becomes a "jack" only when on the jackstaff of a warship. The X-shaped red cross of St. Patrick was not added to the Union Flag until 1801.

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