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Forum: New Zealand Badges 18-08-21, 03:24 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 15,315
Posted By pukman
Hello Cazack. Reinforcement numerals and...

Hello Cazack.

Reinforcement numerals and shoulder titles are getting harder to find, especially the rarer ones , here is my small representation . I picked up a NZAPC last night to add to the...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 10-08-21, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By pukman
Thanks guys . Yes it is in my British badge...

Thanks guys . Yes it is in my British badge reference book, maybe my eyes were deceiving me , with the photo distortion. Cheers Iain.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 10-08-21, 06:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By pukman
Unknown British or Commonwealth badge WW1 in photograph ?

My only British army badge reference book doesn't have this one . Can somebody identify it for me .
Cheers Iain,

Unknown warriors of the NZEF , Facebook page.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 10-08-21, 06:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By pukman
You guys really need to get a decent reference...

You guys really need to get a decent reference book for A.I.F badges and insignia (assuming you haven't got one?? ) .

We have some decent reference books for NZ badges and insignia.

Thanks...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 09-08-21, 07:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By pukman
Help with WW1 A.I.F patch identification

Can any help IDing this patch on a AIF jacket . The subject is a New Zealander serving with the A.I.F .

I am trying to identify unknown WW1 soldiers on my Face book page , Unknown warriors of the...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 23-06-21, 01:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 652
Posted By pukman
I was one of the lucky ones to see Laurie's badge...

I was one of the lucky ones to see Laurie's badge collection in its entirety , and one could only say ''wow'' . Certainly no bargains to be had from old Laurie , he knew the value of a dollar ....
Forum: New Zealand Badges 28-05-21, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By pukman
New Zealand Army Postal Service WW1

I thought I would share a large group photo in my collection which may aid other badge research . Here we have the New Zealand Army Postal Service, at the New Zealand Army Base Post Office , Mount ...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 15-05-21, 08:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 988
Posted By pukman
I valid point Barry , but as I deal in...

I valid point Barry , but as I deal in photographic evidence and not anecdotal evidence , I am yet to find a non tunneller, NZE , wearing the large badge or shoulder title with the E/New Zealand . If...
Forum: Off topic 14-05-21, 09:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 725
Posted By pukman
Ray Smith

A tribute to my friend and fellow badge collector Ray Smith from Wales that passed away last week . Your were a ''true pal'' . Iain Davidson
Forum: New Zealand Badges 13-05-21, 08:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 988
Posted By pukman
Michael ''Mick'' Keane ,4/1660 . Tunneling...

Michael ''Mick'' Keane ,4/1660 . Tunneling company ,wearing large NZE badge and curved NZE shoulder titles. From my personal collection
Forum: New Zealand Badges 13-05-21, 06:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 988
Posted By pukman
William Harry Crowe,37593. 4th Tunneling...

William Harry Crowe,37593. 4th Tunneling reinforcements , with large Tunnelers cap badge and E over New Zealand title . From my private collection.
Forum: New Zealand Badges 09-04-21, 09:08 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,307
Posted By pukman
''If '' there is another New Zealand badge...

''If '' there is another New Zealand badge reference book , or Oldham catalogue , best clear up this ambiguity surrounding the 5th Wellington company . Yes your bronze gaunt badges are the real deal
Forum: New Zealand Badges 09-04-21, 08:30 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,307
Posted By pukman
In the 1981 when I got my copy of the Badges of...

In the 1981 when I got my copy of the Badges of the New Zealand army ' by David Corbett ' it shows the scrolled badge in the header(not made clear if brass or bronze) , and as you do as a uniformed...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 08-04-21, 08:33 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,307
Posted By pukman
A story about him on my Facebook page Unknown...

A story about him on my Facebook page Unknown warriors of the NZEF , by collaborator Graham Grist writing about the New Zealanders buried at Walton hospital.

So it seems some officers wore the...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 07-04-21, 08:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,307
Posted By pukman
David Alexander Kenny , 1/87 and 11/2277. Died of...

David Alexander Kenny , 1/87 and 11/2277. Died of illness 6/4/1918 , so the photo he is in is taken pre war .
Forum: New Zealand Badges 31-03-21, 02:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By pukman
Here's mine for comparison . Badge has a slider ....

Here's mine for comparison . Badge has a slider . Same manufacturers stamp , but date isn't visible due to wear.
Forum: New Zealand Badges 17-02-21, 06:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By pukman
Just an observation .From a research point of...

Just an observation .From a research point of view , The red Main Body chevron, Burns spent 2 years and 72 days overseas . He arrived in Egypt 8th of January 1916 .The jacket also has bombardier rank...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 21-11-20, 07:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,356
Posted By pukman
Has this not solved a several decades debate ?

Has this not solved a several decades debate ?
Forum: New Zealand Badges 20-11-20, 07:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,356
Posted By pukman
I am going through Matt Pomeroy's photo...

I am going through Matt Pomeroy's photo collection, helping him identify his unknown WW1 soldiers . I have identified the NZer as Walter Thomas Roots 50123, and he is wearing second type NZAPC hat...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 05-11-20, 05:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,203
Posted By pukman
Of all the the 12 New Zealand Mounted squadrons ,...

Of all the the 12 New Zealand Mounted squadrons , the shading fits 7th Southland MR the best ( i hope the cap badge fits the lug holes ) The 7th SMR being dear to me, being local . The Otago...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 04-11-20, 03:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,203
Posted By pukman
Your Welcome .Brass and white metal 5th Hussars...

Your Welcome .Brass and white metal 5th Hussars are for other ranks .
Forum: New Zealand Badges 03-11-20, 04:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,203
Posted By pukman
I too think it has been once had a ''lemon...

I too think it has been once had a ''lemon squeezer'' style peak, evident by the creases. So if so it would have belonged to one of three squadrons , the 5th Otago Hussars , the 7th Southland or the...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 24-08-20, 06:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,702
Posted By pukman
Image of Trooper Wilfred Eggers . 11/1904 , 15th...

Image of Trooper Wilfred Eggers . 11/1904 , 15th company Imperial Camel Corps. He is wearing 4th (Blue) ANZAC Camel battalion triangle patches , below the shoulder .
(image from the Auckland...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 08-07-20, 03:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 806
Posted By pukman
Just as an aside, I have seen a W.W.1 New Zealand...

Just as an aside, I have seen a W.W.1 New Zealand officers jacket that was tailored in New York . The transport Athenic run aground in Jamaica (event pictured) during its voyage , carrying the 39th...
Forum: New Zealand Badges 07-07-20, 05:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 806
Posted By pukman
Hi Jeffwell . They say a picture(or pictures...

Hi Jeffwell .

They say a picture(or pictures in this case) paints a thousand words . Here is a W.W.1 officers cuff rank jacket in my collection (circa 1918/early 1919) . It is badged for the 4th...
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