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Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 19-06-18, 06:21 PM
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Posted By irish
An interesting SAS wing

Added to my collection recently. I purchased this wing from a retired U.S Army Colonel. The chute and lines are done in a metallic thread. He thought it dated from WW2 era but not completely sure.
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Forum: Airborne and Special Forces 19-06-18, 12:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 178
Posted By irish
Thank you Jack

Thank you
Jack
Forum: Airborne and Special Forces 18-06-18, 08:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 178
Posted By irish
Thanks Ian and David, I have recently found a...

Thanks Ian and David, I have recently found a copy of the book mentioned. Do not have it in hand yet.
Best
Jack
Forum: Airborne and Special Forces 18-06-18, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 178
Posted By irish
Parachute Corps Patch

Picked this piece up recently. Is this considered a souvenir type item or would it have seen any official wear?

thanks
Jack...
Forum: General Topics. 17-06-18, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By irish
Maybe a hint as to who for those of us not as...

Maybe a hint as to who for those of us not as knowledgeable?
Jack
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 13-06-18, 02:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 99
Posted By irish
Burmese Army Hat Badge

Do not believe this has been posted before. Out of a small group of Indian badges. Was marked as Burma Army Officer badge. I am assuming this to be post WW2 possibly 50'S. Wonderful looking badge...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 12-06-18, 11:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 249
Posted By irish
Wonderful grouping Jack

Wonderful grouping
Jack
Forum: Off topic 06-06-18, 02:38 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 20,412
Posted By irish
Wonderful, as usual.

Wonderful, as usual.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 04-06-18, 01:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 845
Posted By irish
Hello Ian, thank you for that lead....I have B&T...

Hello Ian, thank you for that lead....I have B&T 1 and will look it up.
Best
Jack
Forum: Air Force 03-06-18, 11:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 299
Posted By irish
Unique, had never seen this badge before. Where...

Unique, had never seen this badge before. Where would this unit have served?
English Channel? Mediterranean?
Jack
Forum: General Topics. 02-06-18, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By irish
Paul nice displays, the commando board is...

Paul nice displays, the commando board is stunning.
Jack
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 26-05-18, 08:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By irish
The Thai BPP are an interesting organization. A...

The Thai BPP are an interesting organization. A para military ready reaction force special force heavily involved in the border regions. When your country borders Laos, Burma (Myanmar),...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 24-05-18, 09:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By irish
Great patches, had not seen or heard of this...

Great patches, had not seen or heard of this group before. The Vietnam link makes it all the more interesting.
Jack
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 24-05-18, 06:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By irish
Sounds very probable. I am fine if post war...

Sounds very probable. I am fine if post war proves to be the case, an enjoyable wing.
Thanks
Jack
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 23-05-18, 11:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By irish
Thanks Jerry, appreciate your comments Jack

Thanks Jerry, appreciate your comments
Jack
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 23-05-18, 07:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 727
Posted By irish
From this same group of Marine and Commando...

From this same group of Marine and Commando insignia. A larger dress pattern para wing. Have also shown the mess dress wing to give some comparison to size. Difficult to determine era of use, for...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 23-05-18, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By irish
My vote is for good period examples. In the...

My vote is for good period examples. In the Canadian style of manufacture.
Jack
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 20-05-18, 11:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By irish
Hello Donovan, no did not get the Moroccan wings....

Hello Donovan, no did not get the Moroccan wings. They were some nice pieces. Those got knicked before I had a chance. There was some nice pieces early. Was able to get 2 British wings and some...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 20-05-18, 03:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By irish
No problems. I will never be accused of having a...

No problems. I will never be accused of having a full grasp of what things are worth. Still somewhat of a bumbling collector but having a great time along the way.

Jack
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 20-05-18, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By irish
Simon, thanks for the reality check. Well...

Simon, thanks for the reality check.

Well let me consider it a learning experience.

No longer for sale.

Best
Jack
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 20-05-18, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By irish
Private Purchase Para Wing

Recently acquired this example. From an old collection here in the U.S. Appears to be Indian / Far East made, to my eyes at least. Nicely padded.

Late war or early post war. Would like to hear...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 20-05-18, 02:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By irish
42 pounds same as above. Jack

42 pounds same as above.
Jack
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 16-05-18, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By irish
While I have not found any Matisse works of art...

While I have not found any Matisse works of art yet there has been a fair amount on good insignia turned up here in the states as of late. One can attribute this to any number of reasons. My own...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 14-05-18, 08:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By irish
Royal Marine Sleeve and Rank Set

Unused. Not sure if this is a KC or QC.

48 Pounds includes first class track able postage to the UK. Please PM if interested.

thanks
jack...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 13-05-18, 02:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By irish
Great looking group. Jack

Great looking group.
Jack
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