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Forum: General Topics 15-05-22, 03:16 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By denis pannett
Gold wash infantry badges

I have a number of gold washed infantry badges that my father collected for me in WW2 so I know they are genuine, photos of two attached. Denis
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 14-05-22, 11:24 AM
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Views: 114
Posted By denis pannett
Yellow wash badges

I have a number of these bright yellow wash badges which I know are genuine as my father collected them for me in WW2. Can anyone shed any light on them, who made them etc? Many thanks. Denis
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 14-05-22, 11:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 96
Posted By denis pannett
18th Hussars

I have these two 18th Hussars badges which I assume are about 1903/4? K&K 785 says officers in gilt only so is the bronzed one an OR's badge? I would be very interested to hear your views. Many...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 02-05-22, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By denis pannett
IY Rosette

Hi John,
Many thanks for info, I have just bought one on ebay as per your advice.
Regards Denis
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 01-05-22, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By denis pannett
Attached photo - I need the small correct POW...

Attached photo - I need the small correct POW feathers plus another rosette for my other badge. Denis
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 01-05-22, 04:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By denis pannett
IMPERIAL YEOMANRY GENERAL SERVICE BADGE

I have just bought one of these but it needs an original correct PWO feathers for it and I wondered if anyone had a spare one for sale? Also I seem to remember seeing that copy rosettes are...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 05-04-22, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By denis pannett
I would think almost certainly solid silver IMHO,...

I would think almost certainly solid silver IMHO, I have a similar one. Denis
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 05-04-22, 04:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,486
Posted By denis pannett
Green Howards badge

Many thanks Alan, I have emailed the museum and await their reply. Regards, Denis
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 03-04-22, 02:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 213
Posted By denis pannett
Kenya Regiment

I have just acquired this Kenya Regiment badge which I think is an officer's cast brass one. I understand it was used from 1937 - 1939 and then again from 1950 during the MauMau operations. My...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 30-03-22, 01:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,486
Posted By denis pannett
Many thanks Alan for the photo of your Yorks...

Many thanks Alan for the photo of your Yorks Pagri which would seem to confirm that mine is something else though I would love to know what - perhaps mess waiter as already suggested?
Regards Denis
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 29-03-22, 02:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,486
Posted By denis pannett
I have this previously unidentified badge in my...

I have this previously unidentified badge in my collection and now wonder if this is a Yorkshire Regt pagri badge? All info welcomed. Many thanks. Denis
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-03-22, 12:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 772
Posted By denis pannett
Just remembered also that on our hats floppy...

Just remembered also that on our hats floppy which D&D wore on exercises in Libya we wore a green square with diagonal orange stripe instead of cap badge.
Denis
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-03-22, 09:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 772
Posted By denis pannett
Yes Neil, you are correct with green square...

Yes Neil, you are correct with green square backing. I meant to put that in but forgot!
Denis
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 14-03-22, 12:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 772
Posted By denis pannett
Devon & Dorset Wessex Brigade badges

I was in 1 D&D in Cyprus in 1960 and can confirm what Tim quotes is correct. ORs had gold staybright Wyvern cap badges (usually made by H.W.Timmings Ltd B'ham) and gold and silver stay bright castle...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 22-02-22, 09:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,070
Posted By denis pannett
Thank you all for your replies and ref to another...

Thank you all for your replies and ref to another very nice one Tony (in fact there were 2 for sale on that site, are they that common!). Pleased to have the dates Hoot as I felt it was too big for...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 22-02-22, 02:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,070
Posted By denis pannett
Bedfordshire Regt badges

I have these two Bedford Regt badges in my collection which I can not find in K&K. Can members please tell me what date they are and on what head dress they were worn. One is rich gilt and enamel,...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 20-02-22, 03:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By denis pannett
Light Infantry for identification please

I have had these 2 in my collection for some time without being able to identify them so would welcome members knowledge please. The cap is Jennens HM 1899 and the collar H&S HM 1903. Many thanks...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 17-02-22, 03:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 398
Posted By denis pannett
3DG

Thank you Alan O for your informative reply which explains the anomaly well.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 17-02-22, 02:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 398
Posted By denis pannett
3DG

Hi Keith,
This badge is a cap badge with long loops, not a collar. I have another one with even longer loops.
Denis
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 17-02-22, 12:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 398
Posted By denis pannett
3rd Dragoon Guards mystery

I have this small 3DG badge in my collection with, as you can see, J R Gaunt late Jennens on it which must make it post 1924, the takeover date. However, the 3DG amalgamated in 1922 with their new...
Forum: General Topics. 23-01-22, 03:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,640
Posted By denis pannett
Here is a 1918 GMGBn badge with B&P Hallmarks...

Here is a 1918 GMGBn badge with B&P Hallmarks from my collection.
Denis
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 20-01-22, 10:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,581
Posted By denis pannett
How very interesting and that seems to explain...

How very interesting and that seems to explain the mystery and shows the importance of detailed knowledge on these matters - amazing for the new owner now to have 2 !!
Denis
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 18-01-22, 10:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,581
Posted By denis pannett
Thank you all for your interesting comments and...

Thank you all for your interesting comments and particularly 41st for showing us your beautiful examples , no comparison with the £460 one and I agree I would also be very miffed as a senior officer...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-01-22, 02:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,581
Posted By denis pannett
It looks like a standard British silver hallmark...

It looks like a standard British silver hallmark with the sterling lion, Birmingham anchor and letter date z for 1924. Was there an all gilt Welsh Regt badge?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-01-22, 10:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,581
Posted By denis pannett
Why so valuable?

I am mystified by this badge which sold on ebay yesterday which went for £460. Can any member please tell me why it is so valuable?
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