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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Today, 03:31 AM
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Posted By Home Guard
My first thought is it's from the Philippines as...

My first thought is it's from the Philippines as that resembles their national flag. I tried to find it on line, but didn't, however I did find this which is more modern and similar.
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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Today, 03:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 74
Posted By Home Guard
Thanks Ian, That's awesome! I will have no...

Thanks Ian, That's awesome! I will have no problem then adding it to my Canadian medical display!

Stay well,

Terry
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Today, 12:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 74
Posted By Home Guard
Not Sure About This Medic Badge

I just received a couple of badges and although I also recently got two of the RCAMC title, they came as a lot. I basically wanted the little winged Medic badge. However, I am not sure what it is,...
Forum: General Topics. 24-01-22, 10:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 168
Posted By Home Guard
Big Batch Has Arrived

After several months of waiting, I finally felt it was safe to have my latest batch shipment posted to me, and it has been a very happy day for me! There was so much I am sharing it in two pictures....
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 24-01-22, 03:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By Home Guard
Mick, I can't help you with any badges, but want...

Mick, I can't help you with any badges, but want to say that is an impressive collection, and one that I am sure is not easy to obtain items for.

Terry
Forum: General Topics. 23-01-22, 11:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By Home Guard
Thank you Leigh. I do have several UN brassards...

Thank you Leigh. I do have several UN brassards coming in my big batch shipment and will share it upon receipt. But I still want to find a proper British embroidered cap badge if the one I have is...
Forum: General Topics. 23-01-22, 11:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By Home Guard
Thank you Leigh. I do have several UN brassards...

Thank you Leigh. I do have several UN brassards coming in my big batch shipment and will share it upon receipt. But I still want to find a proper British embroidered cap badge if the one I have is...
Forum: General Topics. 23-01-22, 04:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By Home Guard
Gentlemen, Thank you for the additional...

Gentlemen, Thank you for the additional information and pictures. I do see the difference between my embroidered beret badge and the others shown. Think I'll keep a lookout for a nice British one...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 23-01-22, 04:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 845
Posted By Home Guard
Leigh, My wife agrees!!! But who would want it,...

Leigh, My wife agrees!!! But who would want it, so who would I give it to??? Ask her and it's just a bunch of old junk!!! So you see my dilemma!

Terry

PS - I suggest hovering near the curb...
Forum: General Topics. 23-01-22, 01:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By Home Guard
Thank you Gentlemen! it's always a very exciting...

Thank you Gentlemen! it's always a very exciting time when a batch package arrives, and I worry them through the mail all the way!!! Wait till you see my big batch!!! Plus a couple of others - a...
Forum: General Topics. 22-01-22, 09:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By Home Guard
Small Batch Just Received Plus One

Just thought I would share a small batch I just received from one of my favorite, top dealers. He kindly lets me put items on hold until I can manage them and have enough to make a decent package....
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 19-01-22, 09:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By Home Guard
I bought the two RCAMC titles without glue on he...

I bought the two RCAMC titles without glue on he back and they arrived today. I am very pleased and thank Joakim for a very pleasant transaction!
...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 18-01-22, 07:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 928
Posted By Home Guard
I have one of these civilian brassards as well. ...

I have one of these civilian brassards as well.

I saw an eBay listing for one that said something to the effect that it was worn by civilian contractors to help military personal with new...
Forum: Indian Badges 18-01-22, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By Home Guard
My first thought when I saw it was of Hanuman. He...

My first thought when I saw it was of Hanuman. He was a mighty monkey warrior and the faithful servant of Rama. He fought with Rama in the war against Ravana and his demons to rescue Sita, Rama's...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 17-01-22, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By Home Guard
Typically Army and Navy insignia are gold and Air...

Typically Army and Navy insignia are gold and Air Force insignia are silver. But, I cannot say for sure that would always be the case.

The style of the wings and having the atom emblem on your...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 17-01-22, 03:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By Home Guard
Stumps me! I've tried to find it under nuclear,...

Stumps me! I've tried to find it under nuclear, atomic, space, etc. but no luck,

Terry
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-01-22, 03:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By Home Guard
These kinds of threads are always so beneficial...

These kinds of threads are always so beneficial and helpful. I always appreciate hem.

Terry
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 16-01-22, 04:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By Home Guard
To me that is a very lovely badge which has...

To me that is a very lovely badge which has definitely been worn instead of sitting on the QM shelf. Thanks for sharing!

Terry
Forum: The Home Front 16-01-22, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By Home Guard
In Jon Mills excellent book on the Home Guard he...

In Jon Mills excellent book on the Home Guard he has a picture of the badge in his "Home Guard Yes or No?" picture section, and in the related chapter he says that it has been suggested that RoF HG...
Forum: The Home Front 15-01-22, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By Home Guard
Jerry, I agree with you. I have only seen it as...

Jerry, I agree with you. I have only seen it as worn by Royal Ordenance Factory workers.

If you scroll down to pages 9 and 10 in this PDF file you will see a picture of some ROF ladies wearing the...
Forum: The Home Front 14-01-22, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By Home Guard
That's GREAT! Thanks mark!!!! Terry

That's GREAT! Thanks mark!!!!

Terry
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 14-01-22, 01:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 637
Posted By Home Guard
Clive, How would you like to double your...

Clive, How would you like to double your investment???? Nah, I didn't think so! :)

I would say a very lucky buy!

Terry
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-01-22, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By Home Guard
Never a worry Jerry, as I am quite used to the...

Never a worry Jerry, as I am quite used to the time difference and am just grateful for what I have been able to get. I never begrudge anyone for beating me to something, all part of the game.

I...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-01-22, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By Home Guard
Jerry, You beat me to them!!! That's what I get...

Jerry, You beat me to them!!! That's what I get for living 6 hours behind you all. But I'd be in BIG trouble if i lived in your time zone as I'd be driving on the wrong side of the road!!!:)
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Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-01-22, 04:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 637
Posted By Home Guard
Thanks all gentlemen! Yes, I suspect those that...

Thanks all gentlemen! Yes, I suspect those that did get one, kept it as a souvenir.

David, I misread your post and apologize. I read it as it was never worn, now I understand it was your regiment...
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