Semaphoric Flags and the Peace Symbols Origin

Did you know that the peace symbol is a combination of the semaphoric letters N and D, standing for "nuclear disarmament"

..and that semaphoric flags are a system for conveying information at a distance by means of visual signals with hand-held flags?..

..Nope..Neither did I.

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