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Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 20-09-18, 04:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 270
Posted By Postwarden
No sign of a cloth title but some nice badge and...

No sign of a cloth title but some nice badge and uniform details in this Pathe newsreel;- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dy4NClDMgeM

Jon
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 20-09-18, 04:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 56
Posted By Postwarden
12th Lancers Armoured Crewman Badge

For Sale - a nice example of the No1 Dress version of this regimental trade badge which the 9th/12th Lancers continued to wear.

Asking 20 to include standard postage.

PM me if interested.
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Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 20-09-18, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 104
Posted By Postwarden
All PMs now responded to. Jon

All PMs now responded to.

Jon
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 20-09-18, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 53
Posted By Postwarden
Mobile Defence Corps 22nd Bn

This sign was reported as a mystery item some years ago in The Formation Sign but it is now known to be the sign of 22nd Bn, MDC.

Does anyone have an example of the real thing please?

Jon
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 20-09-18, 01:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 104
Posted By Postwarden
Contractors samples and KCs x 2 with grey crown...

Contractors samples and KCs x 2 with grey crown cushions now sold.

Jon
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 20-09-18, 10:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 209
Posted By Postwarden
An unusual use of the 9th Armoured Division's...

An unusual use of the 9th Armoured Division's panda by 613 Squadron, RAF which was at the time an Army Co-Operation Squadron and presumably supporting the 9th.

Jon
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 20-09-18, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 104
Posted By Postwarden
Warrant Officers Rank Badges

A nice selection of KC and QC badges for WOIs and WOIIs. Includes two sample badges with attached labels. The majority come from the Brian L Davis collection.

Asking 5 each plus postage of your...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 13-09-18, 01:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 56
Posted By Postwarden
Royal Hampshire Slip-on Company Titles

Can anybody educate me on the titles shown in the attached image please?

As far as I know they were adopted by the regiment in Malaya in the 1950s although based on earlier plain coloured slip-ons...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 10-09-18, 01:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 229
Posted By Postwarden
There is no evidence that the small round bomb is...

There is no evidence that the small round bomb is the first pattern BD badge although it has been rumoured to be for some time. I'd be interested in seeing any evidence if it can be found.

I like...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 10-09-18, 01:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 412
Posted By Postwarden
The latest issue of The Formation Sign Journal of...

The latest issue of The Formation Sign Journal of the Military Heraldry Society which has just been published includes an article on these signs and identifies their manufacturer, a company which...
Forum: General Topics. 09-09-18, 08:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 122
Posted By Postwarden
The original intention was that the Mobile...

The original intention was that the Mobile Defence Corps would have both RAF and Army battalions but the RAF pulled out. The two colours representing both parts survived to be used on the Corps...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 06-09-18, 04:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By Postwarden
225 Field Coy served with 4th Division from Feb...

225 Field Coy served with 4th Division from Feb 1940 to Aug 1945.

Jon
Forum: General Topics. 06-09-18, 03:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 159
Posted By Postwarden
I agree, but as it's the birthday let's be...

I agree, but as it's the birthday let's be charitable and say it has slipped somewhat on the journey from the Tower.

Jon
Forum: General Topics. 06-09-18, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 159
Posted By Postwarden
Happy Birthday, Fusiliers!

The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers marked its fiftieth anniversary by exercising its privilege to march through the City of London with bayonets fixed, drums beating and colours flying. A few pictures...
Forum: General Topics. 04-09-18, 06:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 106
Posted By Postwarden
Happy to help. Jon

Happy to help.

Jon
Forum: General Topics. 04-09-18, 04:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 106
Posted By Postwarden
Copies herewith. Jon

Copies herewith.

Jon
Forum: General Topics. 04-09-18, 04:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 65
Posted By Postwarden
Gwendyr marked badges

These have been discussed here before but I have managed to find out a little more about them and the trade name used.

Some internet research led to a connection with Rayleigh in Essex and the...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 31-08-18, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 267
Posted By Postwarden
I have now received this Royal Marine BD which...

I have now received this Royal Marine BD which was made in 1952.

It has at one time had metal rank badges - the marks suggest a Lt Col - and collar badges. There have also been medal ribbons. And...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 29-08-18, 03:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 126
Posted By Postwarden
Now sold. Jon

Now sold.

Jon
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 29-08-18, 02:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 126
Posted By Postwarden
On hold. Jon

On hold.

Jon
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 29-08-18, 01:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 126
Posted By Postwarden
Buffs Silver Plate Officer's cap badge on beret

Marked with a P on the back this Buffs officer's badge is still on its original beret - Kangol 1947 - with an unusual blue cloth square behind the badge, a common post-war practice to make cap...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 29-08-18, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By Postwarden
All look fine to me. Jon

All look fine to me.

Jon
Forum: Off topic 28-08-18, 05:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By Postwarden
A move from the AMPC to the CMP seems a little...

A move from the AMPC to the CMP seems a little unlikely unless the soldier was what I believe were called Refugees from Nazi Persecution, many of whom were, despite having excellent qualifications...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 28-08-18, 01:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By Postwarden
Think this is the one you are after. Not common...

Think this is the one you are after. Not common so good luck finding one.

HESH treatment did seem a little harsh.

Jon
Forum: The Home Front 28-08-18, 11:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By Postwarden
Another LAAS ambulance. The man wears the...

Another LAAS ambulance. The man wears the straight LAAS badge above his pocket, the woman the curved version on her shoulders.

Jon
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