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Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 19-05-20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By fearnaught
Hi, just came across these badges tidying up and...

Hi, just came across these badges tidying up and thought they may be of interest. They are what the late Peter Payne thought embroidered badges for RTR should look like if they had used them,...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 18-05-20, 09:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 424
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Darrell, this is how your badge would have...

Hi Darrell, this is how your badge would have looked. This badge isn't hallmarked but it is the same in other respects. The part before the .925 on your badge should be a date letter. I can't make...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 17-05-20, 07:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Sean, it is quite a mystery. I'm at work now...

Hi Sean, it is quite a mystery. I'm at work now so can't access my references, but I don't recall when black slides were introduced but I'm sure it was after 1953. The red flash was for the 1st but...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 15-05-20, 08:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 424
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Darrel, not sure what you want to know. It's a...

Hi Darrel, not sure what you want to know. It's a badge made by London Badge and Button Co. made of .925 silver. Normally they are found mint or near mint, yours looks like it's done 10 rounds with a...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 15-05-20, 11:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Sean, I obtained one as well in the hope that...

Hi Sean, I obtained one as well in the hope that as it was on black it could be something armoured. I don't think it is RTR, probably foreign but maybe someone here knows. For reference I've shown it...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 14-05-20, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By fearnaught
Hi, according to Mike Jackson and Robert Le...

Hi, according to Mike Jackson and Robert Le Chantoux, in their articles on the converted RAC units, the 147th RAC used the normal Hampshire badges, the 107th RAC had w/m or plated Kings Own badges....
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 13-05-20, 09:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Greg, thank you for the information and...

Hi Greg, thank you for the information and images. I don't know what to make of it. Did the Canadians make economy officers' badges? You seem to be the go to expert after looking at your album. It...
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 10-05-20, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By fearnaught
Hi, thank you for the information, at least it...

Hi, thank you for the information, at least it may be a real badge. Hopefully someone will know what Chris says about it, living ever in hope, Mike
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 03-05-20, 12:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Jerry, sorry to butt in on this but I do...

Hi Jerry, sorry to butt in on this but I do include a white on green title. I'm curious if any of these titles could have been used by the 6th Bat. whilst it was 158th RAC Reg? My usual collecting is...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 28-04-20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Sean, thank you for that I'm sure you are...

Hi Sean, thank you for that I'm sure you are right. God knows where I got that attribution from, thanks again and best wishes Mike
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 28-04-20, 05:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fearnaught
Hi, here are my SVC /SAC. I will have to check...

Hi, here are my SVC /SAC. I will have to check when the title change came in, best wishes Mike
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 26-04-20, 07:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Mikhail, thank you and sorry to be the bearer...

Hi Mikhail, thank you and sorry to be the bearer of bad news, I may be wrong but I doubt it. It is always difficult with these small units to make a qualified judgement, as often you only ever see...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 26-04-20, 02:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Mikhail, unfortunately I think your badge may...

Hi Mikhail, unfortunately I think your badge may be made up. there are two reasons for this, firstly the badge is from a common die which is of the second version of the queen's crown, for want of...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 26-04-20, 01:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Bess, I have this one as J&Co, I don't have a...

Hi Bess, I have this one as J&Co, I don't have a named collar but they share a lot of the features of the J&Co cap badge. One of mine is as equally crude on the reverse. Yours looks as if the front...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 20-04-20, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 399
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Sean, I think you know the answer. The fluffy...

Hi Sean, I think you know the answer. The fluffy white backing on the 5AC; RTC is a dead giveaway. The w/m or silver QC badges are correct in that they are made to be sold to the regiment or...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 12-04-20, 07:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 502
Posted By fearnaught
Hi, does anyone have any details of its use?...

Hi, does anyone have any details of its use? thanks in advance Mike
Forum: Arab Nations 05-04-20, 01:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 160
Posted By fearnaught
Hi thanks for replies. Leigh the backing is...

Hi thanks for replies. Leigh the backing is yellow, just poor manufacture as the red border has run into it, so I would say definitely not 115th Bde. Thanks again Mike
Forum: Arab Nations 02-04-20, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 160
Posted By fearnaught
unknown Arabic badges?

Hi, going through my spares box, I came across these badges. Does anyone recognise them? Thanks in advance Mike
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 02-04-20, 04:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 502
Posted By fearnaught
Hi, here is the Beaverette badge, my...

Hi, here is the Beaverette badge, my understanding was it was given for best crew. This one was for No. 1 crew Castley, that could account for it's relative scarcity. Hope this helps, Mike
Forum: Arab Nations 26-03-20, 08:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 290
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Simon, Woofy and Mike, thank you for your...

Hi Simon, Woofy and Mike, thank you for your input, gratefully received. It was very good of you all as it has intrigued me ever since the Iraq war. I'm slightly saddened as they, it appears, didn't...
Forum: Arab Nations 26-03-20, 12:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 290
Posted By fearnaught
Hi, maybe someone could translate some of it? the...

Hi, maybe someone could translate some of it? the beret was brought back as a war trophy so it could be anything, thanks in advance, Mike.
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 22-03-20, 08:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Jon, 1st page 3 is 5th Recce Bat. Opole; 5 4th...

Hi Jon, 1st page 3 is 5th Recce Bat. Opole; 5 4th Recce Zwiad, hope this helps as not sure which Brigades they belong to, best wishes Mike
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 20-03-20, 05:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Mick, thanks for the reply, something else I...

Hi Mick, thanks for the reply, something else I didn't know about. Makes life more interesting, thanks again Mike
Forum: Headdress 18-03-20, 10:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,010
Posted By fearnaught
Hi, just for reference, here is an officer's...

Hi, just for reference, here is an officer's dress beret with badge attached as it came. Also, I believe, a quite rare officer's black beret. The badge is the silver plated Indian made badge, best...
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 18-03-20, 10:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By fearnaught
Hi Mick, good looking badges. I was curious as to...

Hi Mick, good looking badges. I was curious as to what the Hong Kong Volunteer Armoured Car companies badge looked like. Do you have an image of the badge? best wishes and thanks for all the posts,...
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