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Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 14-05-22, 03:37 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
....well .... it was a lovely day to bury a...

....well .... it was a lovely day to bury a Regiment.

The Guidon will now hang in All Saints Church, Newtown Linford next to Bradgate park (site of the LYPAO War Memorial) in Leicestershire ...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 13-05-22, 10:21 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
LYPAO 1916-22 Bosleys

Hi All

This badge sold in the Bosleys auctions a few weeks ago... I have not seen it on the Dealers websites yet? Did anyone on the forum buy it?

2nd/1st LYPAO SNCO "Bronzed" x2 blades N/S...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 13-05-22, 12:19 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
.... its a bit difficult to appraise in that...

.... its a bit difficult to appraise in that state Rob?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 13-05-22, 10:43 AM
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Posted By GriffMJ
.... the Motto in post #1 is good. its an Old...

.... the Motto in post #1 is good. its an Old Firmin.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 13-05-22, 10:38 AM
Replies: 11
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Posted By GriffMJ
.....did somebody run over it?

.....did somebody run over it?
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 24-03-22, 12:07 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Its a deliberate destruction.

Its a deliberate destruction.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 24-03-22, 10:35 AM
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Posted By GriffMJ
The new Royal Yeomanry Guidon that will be held...

The new Royal Yeomanry Guidon that will be held by HQ Squadron in London. The Battle honours, not all, being taken from the individual Regiment Squadrons.
...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 23-03-22, 05:28 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
The Royal Yeomanry. A Guidon is the identifier of...

The Royal Yeomanry. A Guidon is the identifier of the Regiment..... each Squadron was a reduced Regiment. Once the Guidon is gone (layed up) ..... the old Regiment passes. There will be no new Guidon...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 23-03-22, 01:40 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
End of an era.

Hi All

2022 appears to be the year that the Yeomanry Squadrons lay up their Guidons and assume the Regimental identity of the new Cap badge. The LDYPAO will be laying up the Guidon on the 14th of...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 18-03-22, 12:33 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
....straight into white vinegar (like all my...

....straight into white vinegar (like all my badges) ......for 2 hours :) Kept the stamps though.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 17-03-22, 07:25 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
..... rescued from Russia (Moscow) of all places?

..... rescued from Russia (Moscow) of all places?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 07-03-22, 06:41 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
I agree with you Dave. ORs LYPAO 1946-52 ...

I agree with you Dave.

ORs LYPAO 1946-52
11mm J.R.GAUNT.LONDON Makers Mark
https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/Yeomanry/LeicsYeo/Badges/LYBadge/193957/1952Gm2600.jpg
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 07-03-22, 12:34 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
.... they are all different Mike :) Each a...

.... they are all different Mike :) Each a different production strike. There may be a couple more to find?

UPDATE :- "Five" back images found now :)
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 07-03-22, 11:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,294
Posted By GriffMJ
* The early centre pieces can be found installed...

* The early centre pieces can be found installed on the later plates as well.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 07-03-22, 11:27 AM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Hi All I have found four QOYY AA Firmin...

Hi All

I have found four QOYY AA Firmin badges with different "back images" so far.

https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/QOYY/QOYYFirmin.htm
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 05-03-22, 08:28 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Gentlemen ... please see here :-...

Gentlemen

... please see here :- https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/DenbighYeo372.htm

The cap badge was never issued from HQ stores. (Confirmed, June 2021, by a Flint TA Store man that served in...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 24-02-22, 02:51 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
....one more thing. I have hunch that there...

....one more thing.

I have hunch that there will be an ORs strike that has a "back image" that looks closer to the "back image" of the Officers badge. With the large J.RGAUNT LONDON makers mark....
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 24-02-22, 01:07 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Pleasure :)

Pleasure :)
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 24-02-22, 12:43 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
OK.... this is as much as I can do for now...

OK.... this is as much as I can do for now https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/QOYY/QOYYMainMenu.htm if you have anything to add then leave it here in this thread and I will update accordingly :)
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 23-02-22, 06:35 PM
Replies: 50
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Posted By GriffMJ
...... there will be, in the ether, a Gaunt Car...

...... there will be, in the ether, a Gaunt Car Badge for the QOYY. The enamel will have the regimental colours, shown below, with the chrome badge attached ...also shown below. Might also have just...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 23-02-22, 05:30 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
..... the silver plate cap & collar badges, made...

..... the silver plate cap & collar badges, made by Gaunt, of Captain E H Goodhart QOYY formerly of the East Riding Yeomanry (his Blues are dated 1954). It appears he removed the top two loops on the...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 22-02-22, 11:39 PM
Replies: 50
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Posted By GriffMJ
...lots of updates :)...

...lots of updates :) https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/QOYY/QOYYMainMenu.htm
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 22-02-22, 09:12 PM
Replies: 50
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Posted By GriffMJ
....looks like a good match to me Tim.

....looks like a good match to me Tim.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 22-02-22, 05:09 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Thanks Tim I thinks its this one? I have it...

Thanks Tim

I thinks its this one? I have it in as a holder at the moment :)

https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/QOYY/NCOArm/s-l1600.jpg
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 22-02-22, 02:18 PM
Replies: 50
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Posted By GriffMJ
Alan So below proves the existence of the...

Alan

So below proves the existence of the QOYY AA cap badge prior to the new QOY .... other wise it would not be on the card. There is another card, of the same, for the collars in the IWM...
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