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Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-09-21, 10:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 375
Posted By manchesters
Yes it is

Yes it is
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-09-21, 06:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 362
Posted By manchesters
Paul, Whenever I am in doubt I put it on...

Paul,

Whenever I am in doubt I put it on ebay.

People will bid what its worth.

regards
Forum: General Topics. 09-09-21, 05:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 486
Posted By manchesters
Have you considered that he was called Cliff...

Have you considered that he was called Cliff Winner and his nickname was "Beserk".

regards
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 09-09-21, 03:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 456
Posted By manchesters
See the first post. Named and dated photo. ...

See the first post. Named and dated photo.

regards
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 08-09-21, 02:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 456
Posted By manchesters
It is the Sphinx collar badge and the only thing...

It is the Sphinx collar badge and the only thing I can think of to be attached below the Egypt tablet would be a 4 or a M for Militia, but both sound unlikely to me, so really I am unsure.

regards
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 06-09-21, 09:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 238
Posted By manchesters
Total fake. regards

Total fake.

regards
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 06-09-21, 08:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 582
Posted By manchesters
The unofficial T in wreath badge is seen on the...

The unofficial T in wreath badge is seen on the arm of soldiers who normally also have a signalling qualification and is believed to be Telegraphist.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-09-21, 01:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 375
Posted By manchesters
Very fair

Very fair
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-09-21, 01:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 375
Posted By manchesters
Those are the common WW2 period badges which I...

Those are the common WW2 period badges which I have sold for £10 each with difficulty.

regards
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 05-09-21, 09:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 394
Posted By manchesters
Nearest I can find is 1872. Captain J....

Nearest I can find is 1872.

Captain J. Saurin MORGAN, Pembroke YC, late 6th Dragoon Guards.

regards
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 02-09-21, 12:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By manchesters
Look at all his other RSG badges, its a good...

Look at all his other RSG badges, its a good indicator of his badges originality or lack of it.

regards
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 31-08-21, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By manchesters
Andy, The 2 reserve battalions DIDNT wear a...

Andy,

The 2 reserve battalions DIDNT wear a Territorial 'T' title, thats the anomoly.

Its a Territorial Title for a TF Bn that never existed.

I cant say about the LF's but in my particular...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 31-08-21, 06:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By manchesters
Its a while now since I sold my LF collection but...

Its a while now since I sold my LF collection but I recall having an identical badge to the one in the opening post on loops and aslo an identical one but on a long vertical pin which I assumed was...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-08-21, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By manchesters
Its a style of Glengarry Badge I believe. ...

Its a style of Glengarry Badge I believe.

regards
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 28-08-21, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By manchesters
I would say that it is a genuine badge. ...

I would say that it is a genuine badge.

regards
Forum: General Topics. 28-08-21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By manchesters
Hello, The link you provide is to a...

Hello,

The link you provide is to a Completely fake item from a well known seller of fake militaria. All the badges are fakes

Gilding Metal Helmet Plate centres were worn by Regular...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-08-21, 05:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 139
Posted By manchesters
This is how its advertised:- “Acquired at...

This is how its advertised:-

“Acquired at auction catalogued as a copy by auctioneers and offered as such. ----- Some wear & tarnishing , die stamped bi-metal, approx. size 45 x 62 mm. Dubious...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 25-08-21, 10:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 317
Posted By manchesters
Well although too damaged for me I have to say...

Well although too damaged for me I have to say £2.99 is a good price.

regards
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 25-08-21, 08:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 317
Posted By manchesters
Paddy, I would be interested to see it, but...

Paddy,

I would be interested to see it, but cant find it I'm afraid.

Do you have a link or item number please.

regards
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 23-08-21, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By manchesters
I can recall from my early collecting days having...

I can recall from my early collecting days having a cut down SRIY title that just read SRY with the 'I' removed, presumably post 1908.

regards
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-08-21, 03:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 358
Posted By manchesters
I think its part HLI and part DLI. Replace...

I think its part HLI and part DLI.

Replace the DLI with a HLI and it should be correct.

regards
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-08-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By manchesters
The first looks Church Lads Brigade related. ...

The first looks Church Lads Brigade related.

regards
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 14-08-21, 04:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 236
Posted By manchesters
Its a Light Machine Gunners arm badge from...

Its a Light Machine Gunners arm badge from Australia. It appears failry modern so nothing to do with the man born in 1864. Your information on the badge is correct

regards
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-08-21, 08:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 96
Posted By manchesters
Its very much fake. regards

Its very much fake.

regards
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-08-21, 10:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By manchesters
A Drum Major has 4 inverted chevrons surmounted...

A Drum Major has 4 inverted chevrons surmounted by a drum.

Yours has 3 and is a Police Sergeant
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