British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum

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 120
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: DAVID B HOWELL
Forum: Off topic 09-05-16, 10:25 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,497
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
A true gentleman who will be sadly missed ...

A true gentleman who will be sadly missed

David
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-12-15, 09:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Simon Worn by Queen Alexandras Royal Navy...

Hi Simon

Worn by Queen Alexandras Royal Navy Nursing Service during their first 6 months of training PTS stands for Preliminary Training School certainly worn in the 1960/70's.

Hope this helps...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 29-07-15, 10:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,650
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Alex Yes David

Hi Alex

Yes

David
Forum: General Topics. 29-07-15, 06:20 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,712
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Get well soon Dave David

Get well soon Dave

David
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 18-02-15, 06:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,941
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Australlian because of the weave. ...

Hi

Australlian because of the weave.

David
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 17-02-15, 06:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,941
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi These are Royal Australlian Navy issue ...

Hi

These are Royal Australlian Navy issue

David
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 11-01-15, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,314
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Boatswains Mate is a Merchant Navy rank...

Hi

Boatswains Mate is a Merchant Navy rank although the Royal Navy did have the rank in victorian times. The badge is one of crossed anchors.
I do have a spare if you are interested send me a...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 28-10-14, 11:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,773
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
ROYAL MARINES 350th BIRTHDAY

Hi Everyone

A very happy birthday to all current and past Royal Marines who are celebrating their 350th Birthday.

David
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 15-09-14, 06:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Is it woven or painted David

Hi

Is it woven or painted

David
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 15-09-14, 02:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,815
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Bryan You beat me to it. Trust you are...

Hi Bryan

You beat me to it. Trust you are keeping well?

David
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 04-09-14, 02:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,288
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi John I agree with Pete on this one...

Hi John

I agree with Pete on this one Merchant Navy Boards, the buttons are modern Shaw Saville and BP Tankers the makers names on the backings Morrerys and Harveys also suggest Merchant Navy...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 04-07-14, 04:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 842
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Yes agreed Blazer Badge David

Hi

Yes agreed Blazer Badge

David
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 03-07-14, 02:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 938
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi PM sent David

Hi

PM sent

David
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 03-07-14, 12:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 938
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Period - Late 1910's to early 1920's ...

Hi

Period - Late 1910's to early 1920's
Ex Royal Navy Officers hired short term by the War Dept to clear mines from harbours etc that had been layed during WWI.
Value 50-60 in good...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 02-07-14, 04:17 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,641
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Bryan The plot thickens see ebay item No...

Hi Bryan

The plot thickens see ebay item No 380940651432 same group different photo second from the left is wearing army insignia and there is no ensign in the background. They are wearing KC CPO...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 20-05-14, 09:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,694
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Guys The navy also had them are you sure...

Hi Guys

The navy also had them are you sure the backing is black and not a very dark blue.

David
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-05-14, 03:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,389
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Yes thats correct Phil. David

Hi

Yes thats correct Phil.

David
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 05-04-14, 04:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,369
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Pete Good news to hear the question of...

Hi Pete

Good news to hear the question of the badge has been solved and a great lot of information as well. I am sure it will be of great interest to a lot of naval collectors.

David
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-03-14, 06:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Yes it is P&O / Orient Line. If you...

Hi

Yes it is P&O / Orient Line. If you google P&O you will find out when they joined forces and that will give you a rough date for the badge.

David
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 05-03-14, 06:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 687
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Simon It is the lifeboat station on...

Hi Simon

It is the lifeboat station on merchants ships, ie port (Left) side lifeboat No 14.
If you want to move it on pm me

Regards David
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 13-02-14, 05:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,676
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Andy and Phil The British Merchant Navy...

Hi Andy and Phil

The British Merchant Navy does not use the fouled anchor on its cap badges.

David
Forum: Royal Canadian Navy 10-02-14, 07:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,541
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Brian Having looked at it again the way...

Hi Brian

Having looked at it again the way 'canada' bends suggests a shoulder title if it was an arm badge surely 'canada' would bend the other way. What do you think?
Only a thought but if...
Forum: Royal Canadian Navy 07-02-14, 06:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,541
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Bryan I also saw this on a certain site...

Hi Bryan

I also saw this on a certain site and thought you would pick it up. I was hoping you could tell us what it was used for. I have no idea and cannt find it in any books of course it dosnt...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 06-02-14, 02:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,727
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Hi Steve Having looked at the picture long...

Hi Steve

Having looked at the picture long and hard at the PO photo at 400% I would come down on the cap badge as being Kings Crown which would fit in with andy's (nozzer) observation that the...
Forum: General Topics. 02-02-14, 03:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,553
Posted By DAVID B HOWELL
Dave Good to have you back. See you at...

Dave

Good to have you back. See you at Stratford sometime.

Regards David
Showing results 1 to 25 of 120

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 12:33 AM.


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