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Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 09-06-21, 08:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 409
Posted By Paddy
Helmet Plate Centres Wanted

Hello All

I am looking for the following Helmet Plate Centres, ideally with all 4 lugs present. If anyone has any spare that they are willing to sell or even trade then please let me know.

The...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 27-05-21, 09:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 216
Posted By Paddy
Some items on my Wanted List if anyone has any for sale or trade

Hello All

I am looking for the following badges, if anyone has any of these for sale or possibly even trades then please contact me.

Fur Cap Grenades
The Lancashire Fusiliers
The Royal...
Forum: General Topics. 11-05-21, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By Paddy
Mark & Frank Many thanks for the extra...

Mark & Frank

Many thanks for the extra input. He certainly looks like he had an active service life and it means a few more medals to source for the family.

Paddy
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 11-05-21, 02:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 84
Posted By Paddy
Wanted - RND Nelson, Hawke & Howe Officer's Collar Badges

Hello All

I am looking for one of each of the following badges.

Nelson Bn officer's collar badge just like the one pictured below

Howe Bn officer's collar badge just like the one pictured...
Forum: General Topics. 08-05-21, 10:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By Paddy
Simon & Mark Many thanks for your quick...

Simon & Mark

Many thanks for your quick replies. Knowing the family it doesn't surprise me the bit about being drunk on duty :)

Paddy
Forum: General Topics. 08-05-21, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By Paddy
Family Member Medal Assistance/Advice Please

Hello All

I have been given the details of a distant family member who my brother in law is trying to research and identify if he was issued with any medals for his military service. I know there...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 08-05-21, 02:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By Paddy
Tom I would be happy with both. The first...

Tom

I would be happy with both. The first one is likely WWI era but was worn up to 1923. The 2nd one is potentially WWII but was worn between 1923 and 1952ish.

Paddy
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 21-04-21, 08:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By Paddy
Tim Many thanks for your quick ID. Paddy

Tim

Many thanks for your quick ID.

Paddy
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 21-04-21, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By Paddy
Colour Sergeant Bullion Badge & Viking's Head Formation Patch Identification Please

Hello All

I have just received the 2 badges pictured below. I believe the bullion one is a colour sergeant's rank badge but can anyone be more specific with the unit/regiment, The 2nd one I have...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 27-03-21, 12:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 477
Posted By Paddy
Wanted - WWI All GM Economy Issue Badges

Hello All

I am looking for the following all GM WWI economy issue infantry badges. If anyone has any they are willing to sell then please let me know.

Queen’s (Royal West Surrey) Regiment...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 25-03-21, 09:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By Paddy
Simon I would agree with Leigh. The centre...

Simon

I would agree with Leigh. The centre piece of a RMLI or RMA bullion forage cap badge. I have just measured the ones I have and they are all approx 27mm in diameter. If you feel like moving...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 23-03-21, 09:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 148
Posted By Paddy
Wanted - Royal Naval Division Nelson & Howe Battalion Bronze Collar Badges

Hello All

I am looking for 1 of each of the badges pictured below - Royal Naval Division Nelson & Howe Battalion officer's bronze collar badges. If anyone has any of these or knows where I can...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 17-03-21, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By Paddy
Pm on it’s way

Pm on it’s way
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-03-21, 05:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 192
Posted By Paddy
Wanted - Glengarry & Fur Cap Grenades

Hello All

If anyone has any of the following Glengarry Grenades or Fur Cap Grenades that they are willing to sell then please PM me.

Glengarry Grenades
Northumberland Fusiliers (Strap)...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 27-02-21, 01:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 302
Posted By Paddy
Hi CB Which one, the 1st or 2nd badge? They...

Hi CB

Which one, the 1st or 2nd badge? They are 2 different badge

Paddy
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-02-21, 09:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 302
Posted By Paddy
Andy Many thanks for your reply, I will try...

Andy

Many thanks for your reply, I will try and take better pics of the lugs in natural light tomorrow. I only paid £10 for this one so as I said, not too much lost if wrong. I have another one...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-02-21, 08:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 302
Posted By Paddy
Coldstream Guards Large Silver & Enamel Badge - Good or Bad (plus what is it exactly)

Hello All

I have recently picked up the badge pictured below (didn't cost much so nothing lost really if it is wrong). I know these have been heavily faked but would appreciate opinions on whether...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 21-02-21, 12:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By Paddy
There is another one here ::D:D

There is another one here ::D:D
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 20-02-21, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By Paddy
Tony Can't answer your questions...

Tony

Can't answer your questions definitively but below is an extract from John Rawlinson's Personal Distinctions book in the RM Band section

The first distinctive shoulder badge was ‘RY’ in...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 20-02-21, 01:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 200
Posted By Paddy
Tony Unfortunately that doesn't clear it up...

Tony

Unfortunately that doesn't clear it up fully, the excerpt that Jim has attached only applies to young officers. If you look at BR3 under the SR & JR section you will also find-

Section...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 20-02-21, 12:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 115
Posted By Paddy
Royal Navy Free Diver Badge. Was it also worn by Royal Marines?

Hello All

I have looked on the forum for information on the Royal Navy Free Diver badge which was worn for a short period in the 1960s. I know some of the RN divers badges were also worn by the...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 20-02-21, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 200
Posted By Paddy
Tony I may be wrong but I believe it is worn...

Tony

I may be wrong but I believe it is worn by Direct Entry engineering ratings (possibly extended to other branches now) which would explain why it is worn by killicks and POs passing out of...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-02-21, 02:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 114
Posted By Paddy
Wanted - Royal Navy & Royal Marines Gunnery Trade Badges

Hello All

I am looking to fill some gaps in my collection of Wanted Royal Navy & Royal Marines Gunnery Trade Badges. There are probably too many to list at the minute but I am looking for Gold on...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 11-02-21, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 531
Posted By Paddy
Chris Not heard before that the large OF is...

Chris

Not heard before that the large OF is a fake. I have attached pics of the one I have which I am quite happy with.

Paddy
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 05-02-21, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By Paddy
Tony If you go to the link below it shows...

Tony

If you go to the link below it shows you a couple of pics of the badges being worn in 1982/83. Go to the pictures in the Fisgard Life section and you will see one being worn on the sleeve of...
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