British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum

Recent Books by Forum Members

   

Go Back   British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum > Search Forums

 Other Pages: Galleries, Links etc.
Glossary  Books by Forum Members     Canadian Pre 1914    CEF    CEF Badge Inscriptions   Canadian post 1920     Canadian post 1953     British Cavalry Badges     Makers' Marks    Pipers' Badges  Canadian Cloth Titles  Books  SEARCH
 
Showing results 1 to 25 of 48
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Middlesex1957
Forum: General Topics. 29-10-20, 06:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By Middlesex1957
Considering we only paid 15$ CDN for it , it's no...

Considering we only paid 15$ CDN for it , it's no great loss .
I'm not going to shed any tears over it .
Forget it , move on .
Forum: Infantry 29-10-20, 04:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By Middlesex1957
Algonquin Badge

Is there a time frame or date when badges went to this style of fastener
as opposed to the lugs and slider/pins ?
Thanks .
Robert .
Forum: General Topics. 29-10-20, 03:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By Middlesex1957
Duke of Albany

Good Morning . We found this , what I would determine to be , crossbelt
plate in an antique shop .
We were trying to locate a good photo of this...
Forum: Infantry 27-10-20, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By Middlesex1957
Red face Badge

Thanks Roy . I should have been more observant before I posted , my
slip-up .
Robert.
Forum: General Topics 27-10-20, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 501
Posted By Middlesex1957
Badge ?

I'd have to agree and say Lord Strathconas Horse .
With the 50 round bandolier , I'd guess cavalry .
Rosen 10-1 . Similar photo on page # 39 ," Khaki- Uniforms of the CEF "
written by Clive Law...
Forum: Infantry 27-10-20, 07:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By Middlesex1957
WW2 or post WW2 ?

Hello. Is this Algonquin Reg't badge WW2 or post WW2 because of the
slider type fastener ?
A dealer has one listed as WW2 but with lug style fasteners .
Any ideas ,...
Forum: General Topics 10-10-20, 12:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,187
Posted By Middlesex1957
Sask. Vets Civil Securitu Corps Badge .

Posting a couple photos here of this badge which we notice as A159 on the
Bondy List .
Interesting badge , found it today .
No maker mark on reverse . In my opinion it's genuine , lugs are...
Forum: Officer Training and Cadets 08-10-20, 06:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By Middlesex1957
COTC Badges

Doug , are COTC badges seldom seen in general or are the examples here
some of the more uncommon illustrations ?
Robert.
Forum: General Topics 06-10-20, 09:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By Middlesex1957
Red face Badge Photo

My mistake . I think this is the one you want .
Sporran badge .
Forum: General Topics 06-10-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By Middlesex1957
Question Badge Photo

Is this the badge you were looking for ?
Forum: Military Buttons 20-09-20, 09:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 126
Posted By Middlesex1957
Royal Mail Steam Packet and other

A couple interesting finds from the button jar of local antique shop.
The first is, Royal Mail Steam Packet Company .
Reverse has Bliss Bro's Birmingham .
We couldn't determine the Royal Cypher...
Forum: Infantry 19-09-20, 04:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 209
Posted By Middlesex1957
WW1 , 229th Bn. Collars .

Good Morning . Here is a set of collars to the 229th Infantry Bn .,
South Sask.
The reverse side has maker , Crichton Moose Jaw ,
...
Forum: Military Buttons 15-09-20, 12:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 116
Posted By Middlesex1957
Button ID solved

Thank You for the help .
Veterans Guard of Canada , Smylie pg#20 , C-19 . Oops . Missed that .
Patriotic button would be purchased in a retail store to be sewn on a
garment of choice ?
Forum: Military Buttons 14-09-20, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By Middlesex1957
Buttons

Thanks btns . We'll see if we can obtain those books through our
inter-library loan once things get back to normal .
They are rather expensive but I'm sure...
Forum: Military Buttons 14-09-20, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 116
Posted By Middlesex1957
Union Jack button, Canadian button

Hello . A couple of buttons we're not sure of .
Union Jack button has no makers stamp on back, 23mm diameter.
Button with Lion , might be Canadian , couldn't find it in Smylie
...
Forum: General Topics. 14-09-20, 05:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By Middlesex1957
Clan Badge

Dave, Peter , from what we have found on-line this appears to be
something we could classify in the generic category .
Not something we see a lot of over here though.
Thank You .
Robert.
Forum: General Topics. 14-09-20, 04:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By Middlesex1957
Unknown to us.

Thank You Dave . We were a bit off base in guessing what this was .
Do you know which clan this is ?
We checked a book , " Clans and Tartans of...
Forum: General Topics. 14-09-20, 02:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By Middlesex1957
Unknown to us . British Badge

Good Morning . We found this in an antique shop in southern Ontario,Canada
The same shop we found the now identified US button .
We're not sure what...
Forum: Military Buttons 14-09-20, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By Middlesex1957
US Rifles button

Good Morning . Thank You btns for the information .
We were thinking of US origin for this due to the stars .
Not having access to Alberts book here, could...
Forum: Military Buttons 14-09-20, 12:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By Middlesex1957
Unknown button found Ontario,Canada .

Hello . We found this button in antique shop , Ontario , Canada .
9 stars in top semi-circle , same on bottom .
Seems to have a somewhat off centre stamping.
No...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 12-09-20, 07:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By Middlesex1957
Ontario Dept. of Land and Forests .

Hello. We picked up this badge yesterday and were trying to get a rough
idea as to when it would have been in use .
Ontario Department of Land and Forests . No maker mark .
...
Forum: General Topics 10-09-20, 12:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,187
Posted By Middlesex1957
Lake Superior Scottish

Hi Bill . Here is Lake Superior Scottish badge from our collection ,
front and back views . No makers mark .
Any thoughts on this one ?
This is the only badge...
Forum: General Topics 09-09-20, 06:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 21,880
Posted By Middlesex1957
Repro Badges

Thanks Bill. That sounds like a splendid idea . We'll have to give that a go.
Unfortunately, we're not on Facebook so that page dealing with
fake badges as mentioned previously...
Forum: General Topics 09-09-20, 06:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,187
Posted By Middlesex1957
Middlesex and Huron Badges

Hello. Here are a couple badges we have here .
Badge on viewers left , well , not sure what we have here .
We picked this up some time ago . We think it might be a sweetheart ...
Forum: General Topics 09-09-20, 03:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 21,880
Posted By Middlesex1957
Reproduction CEF Badge

Good Morning. In a local antique mall recently a vendor had 116th Bn CEF cap badge for offer , 25$ . Plastic bag containing it was marked,COPY.
This badge was flat as a pancake , back lugs looked...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 48

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 01:40 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.